From the case: Minnesota tube

Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ This patient experienced hemorrhage of esophageal varices as a result of alcoholic cirrhosis. EGD was not possible and tamponade with a Minnesota ...”

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  • Nasogastric tube positioning - “ Assessment of nasogastric (NG) tube positioning is a key competency of all doctors as unidentified malpositioning may have dire consequences, incl...”
  • Medical devices in the thorax - “ Medical devices in the thorax are regularly observed by radiologists when reviewing radiographs and CTs. Extrathoracic devices tubing, clamps, s...”

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