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Multiple oesophageal foreign bodies: the importance of two radiological views.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18485247     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
OBJECTIVES: To demonstrate the importance of two radiological views in the assessment of oesophageal foreign bodies. CASE REPORT: The case of a child with multiple oesophageal foreign bodies appearing as a single object on an antero-posterior chest radiograph is used to illustrate the need for two radiological views in the assessment of such cases. CONCLUSIONS: Two radiological views are recommended in the assessment of oesophageal foreign bodies.
Authors:
S Whelan-Johnson; C E J Hall
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2008-05-19
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of laryngology and otology     Volume:  123     ISSN:  1748-5460     ISO Abbreviation:  J Laryngol Otol     Publication Date:  2009 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-01-05     Completed Date:  2009-04-14     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8706896     Medline TA:  J Laryngol Otol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  121-2     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
General Surgery Department, Taunton & Somerset Hospital, Taunton, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child, Preschool
Esophagoscopy / methods
Esophagus / radiography*,  surgery
Foreign Bodies / radiography*,  surgery
Humans
Male
Radiography / methods
Treatment Outcome

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