Wireless pH probe

Case contributed by Dr Jayanth Keshavamurthy


Patient presented with chest pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

Radio-opaque foreign body overlying mid esophagus in the midline.


Zoomed image of the wireless pH probe. 

Case Discussion

Radiologists who read chest radiographs should be aware of this device and not mistakenly misinterpret it as jewelry.

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Case information

rID: 33055
Published: 31st Dec 2014
Last edited: 14th Apr 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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