Title

Importance of thorough examination in foreign body exposure: An impressive case of asphyxiation with foam sealant

Division

TriStar

Hospital

Redmond

Document Type

Case Report

Publication Date

9-29-2020

Keywords

attempted suicide, self-injurious behavior, respiratory aspiration, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, pathophysiology, foreign body exposure, toxic ingestion, aerodigestive trace

Disciplines

Critical Care | Emergency Medicine | Gastroenterology | Internal Medicine | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry

Abstract

Foreign body exposure requires a systematic exploration. There are no specific guidelines regarding cancer screening with prior toxin exposure. More research about the pathophysiology and management may further our knowledge and improve morbidity.

Publisher or Conference

Clinical Case Reports

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