A woman whose radiographs showed subcutaneous metallic objects
- Angelchik prosthesis revisited: radiological appearance mimicking a foreign body. Durai, Rajaraman; Chishti, Imran; Siddiqui, Midhat // British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Jun2011, Vol. 72 Issue 6, p351
The article discusses the radiological appearances of the Angelchik prosthesis, an outdated intervention used a decade ago to treat patients with hiatus hernia, and since many radiologists are not familiar with it they report it as mimicking a foreign body.
- Radiology of foreign bodies: how do we image them? Ingraham, Christopher; Mannelli, Lorenzo; Robinson, Jeffrey; Linnau, Ken // Emergency Radiology;Aug2015, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p425
To assess the sensitivity of detecting the most commonly encountered foreign bodies in Emergency Radiology using all imaging modalities (conventional radiography, computed tomography, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging). The following materials were inserted into a pig-leg phantom and...
- Radiographs and aluminum: a pitfall for the unwary. Bradburn, D.M.; Carr, H.F.; Renwick, I. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/7/94, Vol. 308 Issue 6938, p1226
Presents a case report on the efficacy of radiological examination and endoscopy in Great Britain. Surgery of foreign bodies; Complications of the event; Application of remedial operations.
- Not Too Sharp. // ASRT Scanner;Jun/Jul2012, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p64
A radiologic photograph of American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) staff Vince Ascoli showing the nail of a blow-dart gun that he inhaled when he was five years old is presented.
- Dental Prosthesis Ingested and Impacted in the Esophagus and Orolaryngopharynx. Abdullah, Basri Johan Jeet; Teong, Lee Kean; Mahadevan, Jeyalecthumy; Jalaludin, Amin // Journal of Otolaryngology;Jul/Aug1998, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p190
Determines the incidence and types of dental prostheses that impact as foreign bodies in the orolaryngopharynx and the value of the plain radiography in the diagnosis and management of this problem. Incidence of complications of the foreign bodies; Assessment of the radiologic investigations...
- Careless Use of Turban Pins: A Possible Problem for Turbaned Patients. Akbulut, Sami; Cakabay, Bahri; Sezgin, Arsenal; Ozhasenekler, Ayhan; Senol, Ayhan // Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery;Oct2009, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p1859
Introduction Foreign body ingestion is rare in adults. In recent years, however, ingestion of the pins that are used for securing turbans has frequently been observed among young Islamic women. This article reviews the patients who were admitted to our emergency unit for turban pin ingestion....
- Screwy Appetite. // ASRT Scanner;Oct/Nov2015, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p64
The article presents a case study of a 2-year old child, who swallowed a 2-inch-long Phillips head screw while unscrewing the knob to a drawer under her bed, along with a radiologic image of her abdomen.
- A shot in the dark. Irwin, K.; Ahmed, N.; Matthews, N. S. // British Dental Journal;5/26/2012, Vol. 212 Issue 10, p465
A letter to the editor is presented regarding the case of a 28-year-old patient who underwent radiographic evaluation to determine the presence of a foreign body in his cheek wound.
- Effects of swallowing batteries and magnets. Paul, Siba Prosad; Harper, Sarah; Teuten, Polly; Harries, Sophie; Kane, Meridith // Nursing Children & Young People;Oct2015, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p15
The article indicates that ingestions of foreign bodies in children, such as coins, magnets and button batteries, are a common reason for clinical consultations. Topics include management of foreign body ingestions involving initiating plain abdominal Xray as well as potentially serious...