foreign body


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foreign body

n (frm) → corpo estraneo
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It is something like the way dame Nature gathers round a foreign body an envelope of some insensitive tissue which can protect from evil that which it would otherwise harm by contact.
Visual inspection and pathologic analysis confirmed that the foreign body was indeed a toothbrush handle.
An intraorbital foreign body with triangular shape of 4.6 cm x 2 cm was seen in the left orbit, passing through the orbit and the ocular globe, fracturing the superomedial wall of the orbit, with a probable associated fracture of the ethmoidal cells, and reaching the anterior cranial fossa, causing pneumocephalus (Figures 1 and 2).
However, it was not conclusive, and there was no sign of presence of foreign body in the pharynx.
On examination, an entry of foreign body was found on the upper left cheek.
The presentation of any airway foreign body, regardless of location, varies widely, and therefore, the diagnosis can be evasive.
Based on his symptom complex, worsening airflow obstruction, and the mass seen on prior bronchoscopy, the likely differential diagnoses included primary lung cancer, lung carcinoid tumor, and foreign body aspiration.
At that time, she tried to swallow rice and vegetable roll in order to dislodge the fish bone when she felt the pain of the foreign body, but it was not effective.
The diagnosis of perforated esophageal foreign body complicated by mediastinal abscess and aortic pseudoaneurysm resulting in massive hemothorax was made.
Extraction of a Foreign Body from the Breast Using Radio-guided Occult Lesion Localization (ROLL): Metallic Foreign Body in the Breast.
In the area of the ascending colon and the rectum there were numerous hyperdense areas of various shapes and sizes, mostly with sharp contours, and the character of a foreign body, with a density of 500 to 1500 HJ, 5 to 20 mm in diameter.
Patient fles were reviewed and age, gender, clinical symptoms, foreign body localization, complications and mortality rates were evaluated retrospectively.

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