iPhone 6 charger - ingested foreign body

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Recurrent ingestion of foreign bodies.

Patient Data

Age: 20-30
Gender: Female

Images demonstrate an ingested iphone 6 phone recharger. The cord lies in the oesophagus and in the stomach, no associated perforation. Minor consolidation is seen projecting in line with the left cardiac silhouette.

Case Discussion

Luckily spare iphone 6 charger found, was able to stay connected.

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Case information

rID: 47319
Published: 11th Aug 2016
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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