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Ingested button battery retrieved by a modified magnet endoscope.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17389159     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ingestion of button battery (BB) by toddlers has been seen with increasing frequency over the past decade. Significant morbidity may develop if the ingested BB cannot be removed in time. Herein, we describe 2 infants whose ingested BBs were smoothly and successfully retrieved, from a stenotic esophagus and stomach, by the use of a self-made modified magnet endoscope.
Authors:
Wen-Jue Soong; Yeong-Seng Yuh
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA     Volume:  70     ISSN:  1726-4901     ISO Abbreviation:  J Chin Med Assoc     Publication Date:  2007 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-03-28     Completed Date:  2007-05-29     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101174817     Medline TA:  J Chin Med Assoc     Country:  China (Republic : 1949- )    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  132-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and Institute of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. wjsoong@vghtpe.gov.tw
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Endoscopes*
Fluoroscopy
Foreign Bodies / therapy*
Humans
Infant
Magnetics / therapeutic use*
Male

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