Swallowed tooth brush head

Case contributed by Dr Mark Holland

Presentation

Prisoner who swallowed head of a tooth brush during a fight with another prisoner ? using the handle as a weapon.

Patient Data

Age: 19
Gender: Male
X-ray

Stippled opacification overlying the epigastric region in keeping with ingested tooth brush

X-ray
Stippled opacification overlying the epigastric region in keeping with ingested tooth brush
PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 25114
Case created: 6th Oct 2013
Last edited: 16th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.