Ingested coin

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli

Presentation

History of ingestion of a coin 6 hours ago.

Patient Data

Age: 2 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Well defined rounded radioopaque (metallic) density is in the midline within the pelvic cavity just above the right superior pubic ramus.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates imaging findings following the ingestion of a coin by a small child.

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Case information

rID: 85822
Published: 11th Jan 2021
Last edited: 11th Jan 2021
System: Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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