Radiographic findings following irrigation of chronic perine
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Hydrogen peroxide is a widely available agent used commonly as an irrigation and disinfecting solution. It has been reported, however, to have significant side effects, particularly with ingestion. The severity of these are related to the concentration and method of exposure ranging from nausea and abdominal cramping to portal venous gas, air embolism and death. We present a case of extensive pneumoperitoneum associated with the instillation of hydrogen peroxide into a chronic pelvic abscess cavity. Case represents a 81 year old male who developed a rectovesicular fistula following resection and radiation for metastatic prostate cancer...

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