From the case: Intra-cardiac nail


Chest x-rays

System: Chest
Tag: cardiology
Modality: X-ray

- “ This patient attempted to commit suicide with a nail-gun pointed at the chest. The nail penetrated the heart and can be seen on the lateral view b...”

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  • Foreign body - “ Foreign bodies are objects lying partially or wholly within the body that originated in the external environment. Foreign body placement is volunt...”

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