A Curious Case of Accidental Foreign Body Ingestion with a Mini-review of the Literature

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Budumuri Gautam V. Kumar
Prasanna Kumar
Ashok Kumar
Rohit Gupta

Abstract

Foreign body ingestion is a frequently occurring event. Pediatric patients and mentally handicapped are at high risk of foreign body ingestion than adults. Most patients get away with conservative management only. However, some complicated cases require surgical interventions. We report an interesting case of foreign body ingestion.

Keywords:
Foreign bodies, gastrointestinal tract, risk assessment, endoscopy, flow chart.

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Kumar, B. G. V., Kumar, P., Kumar, A., & Gupta, R. (2020). A Curious Case of Accidental Foreign Body Ingestion with a Mini-review of the Literature. Asian Journal of Case Reports in Medicine and Health, 3(2), 26-30. Retrieved from https://journalajcrmh.com/index.php/AJCRMH/article/view/30127
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Case Study

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