DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2454-5929.ijohns20181885

Unusual foreign body in the upper digestive tract: case report

Snigdha Elaprolu, Gowri Sankar Marimuthu, Raghul Sekar, Sunil Kumar Saxena

Abstract


Unusual foreign bodies in the digestive tract are common in psychiatric patients and children requiring screening of the entire gastrointestinal tract. We here report two cases of unusual ingested blunt foreign body in the upper digestive tract managed differently.


Keywords


Blunt foreign body, Upper digestive tract, Esophagoscopy

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