Foreign body in nasal cavity

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

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To rule out foreign body in nasal cavity

Patient Data

Age: Paediatric age group
Gender: Female
X-ray

There is a foreign body ( metal nut ) in left nasal cavity; seen in AP as well as lateral view.

Two opacities overlying skull are ear rings.

Two opacities overlying left shoulder are in clothes.

Case Discussion

Finding of metal nut in left nasal cavity.

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Case information

rID: 10514
Case created: 18th Aug 2010
Last edited: 19th Mar 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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