Emphysematous gastritis is characterized by air in the wall of the stomach due to invasion by gas-forming microorganisms.
A diagnosis of emphysematous gastritis was suspected.
Emphysematous gastritis is a rare condition of air within the stomach wall usually produced by gas-forming organisms.
Emphysematous gastritis can be diagnosed by radiographic findings of irregular mottled strips of gas within the gastric wall, but review by an experienced radiologist is necessary.
The differential diagnosis of emphysematous gastritis is gastric emphysema.