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Hypoharyngeal injury in an infant from non-accidental trauma.
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PMID:  25305065     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Non-accidental trauma is a sad but commonly described mechanism of injury in the pediatric literature. However, the otolaryngologist infrequently encounters the initial presentation of non-accidental trauma despite the fact that a significant percentage of injuries take place in the head and neck. This case report seeks to discuss otolaryngologic presentations of non-accidental trauma in the pediatric population as well as to discuss management strategies. The case of a 3 month old female with a hypopharyngeal injury and esophageal perforation is presented and discussed.
Authors:
Jonathan M Melzer; Cristina M Baldassari
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-9-28
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1872-8464     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol.     Publication Date:  2014 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-10-11     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  2014-10-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003603     Medline TA:  Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Published by Elsevier Ireland Ltd.
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