Coin in stomach
h/o ingestion of coin 1 hour ago.
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Well defined rounded radioopaque(metallic) density is noted in the midline at the level of L1 vertebral body.
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This is a case of a foreign body in the abdomen.
Given the history and immediate urgency with which this x-ray was taken this foreign body is a coin in the stomach.
Other foreign bodies that children tend to accidentally swallow are batteries, small keys and safety pins.
Adult supervision is a must.