Ingested Fish Bone Lodged in the Vallecula
Osceola Regional Medical Center
vallecula, fish bone
Diagnosis | Emergency Medicine | Otolaryngology
Although foreign body ingestions are less common in adults than children, when they do occur, it is often due to a fish or chicken bone. The authors present a case of a fish bone ingestion, and highlight its appearance on imaging.
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Mcelroy M, Ganti L, Houck J, et al. (June 22, 2020) Ingested Fish Bone Lodged in the Vallecula. Cureus 12(6): e8761. doi:10.7759/cureus.8761