foreign bodies


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foreign bodies

n., pl. cuerpos extraños, máculas, materia o pequeños objetos ajenos al lugar en que se alojan.
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Foreign body airway in a trauma patient is a relatively common occurrence however rigid and flexible bronchoscopy remains the modality of choice for removal of foreign bodies.
Upper gastrointestinal rigid endoscopy by ingluviotomy revealed foreign bodies that were removed endoscopically.
A prospective, case-control study was performed to describe the role that siblings play in foreign bodies of the head and neck and to recognize situations in which children are most at risk for foreign bodies.
Ingested foreign bodies impacted in the esophagus are commonly encountered.
Although it is mostly observed in childhood, swallowing foreign bodies causes morbidity and mortality of a high percentage in the adult age group.
Background: Foreign bodies within the sinuses, orbit, and skull base (FBSOS) are rare; hence, diagnosis and management guidelines are lacking.
Metallic foreign bodies can lead to local breast pain, abscesses, pneumothorax after granulomas or migration, and cardiac tamponade.
The most frequently ingested foreign bodies are pieces of food, most often bones, toothpicks, but real foreign bodies are orthodontic implants, needles, nails etc.
The most common reason for otolaryngologic emergencies is retention of foreign bodies in the upper aerodigestive tract.
The aim of this study is to discuss the diagnosis and treatment methods of foreign body aspirations, especially in the subject of interesting foreign bodies detected in the tracheobronchial system.
3 In addition; the aspirated foreign bodies (FB) that reach to the distal segments of tracheobronchial tree can cause serious complications such as recurrent bronchopneumonia, atelectasis, and bronchiectasis.

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