Incarcerated esophageal foreign body: When conventional scope fails

Mohamad Hazri Hamal, Syafazaima Abdul Wahab, Valuyeetham Kamaru Ambu, Mohd. Razif Mohamad Yunus

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Abstract

We present a case of a 34-years old man with underlying mental retardation who presented with incarcerated esophageal foreign body. Esophagoscopy was unsuccessful and cervical esophagotomy was performed to remove the foreign body.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)197-199
Number of pages3
JournalRawal Medical Journal
Volume38
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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Foreign Bodies
Esophagoscopy
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Keywords

  • Esophagotomy
  • Incarcerated foreign body
  • Vocal cord palsy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Nursing(all)

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Hazri Hamal, M., Abdul Wahab, S., Kamaru Ambu, V., & Mohamad Yunus, M. R. (2013). Incarcerated esophageal foreign body: When conventional scope fails. Rawal Medical Journal, 38(2), 197-199.

Incarcerated esophageal foreign body : When conventional scope fails. / Hazri Hamal, Mohamad; Abdul Wahab, Syafazaima; Kamaru Ambu, Valuyeetham; Mohamad Yunus, Mohd. Razif.

In: Rawal Medical Journal, Vol. 38, No. 2, 2013, p. 197-199.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hazri Hamal, M, Abdul Wahab, S, Kamaru Ambu, V & Mohamad Yunus, MR 2013, 'Incarcerated esophageal foreign body: When conventional scope fails', Rawal Medical Journal, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 197-199.
Hazri Hamal, Mohamad ; Abdul Wahab, Syafazaima ; Kamaru Ambu, Valuyeetham ; Mohamad Yunus, Mohd. Razif. / Incarcerated esophageal foreign body : When conventional scope fails. In: Rawal Medical Journal. 2013 ; Vol. 38, No. 2. pp. 197-199.
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