Non-Vegetable Foreign Aspiration: (Two Case Reports)

Case report


Surendra Kumar Singh1 , O.P. Sachdeva 2

1-7th April Hospital, Benghazi, S.P.L.A.J. 2-Department of Surgery (E.N. T.), Faculty of Medicine, Al-Arab Medical University, Benghazi, S.P.L.A.J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 10, No. 1-2 . January 1987: 55-57


Foreign Body Aspirations, one of the most serious acquired respiratory emergency states in children, are said to be dangerous if FB is vegetable in nature. But, not infrequently, some of the cases of non-vegetable inhaled FBs present challenges even to an experienced endoscopist. Two cases are presented, and some pertinent recommendations are given.

Keywords: Non-Vegetable Foreign Aspiration