A sewing needle migrating into the liver in a child: case report and review of the literature

Swallowing foreign bodies is a common problem in children. Although most objects pass through the gastrointestinal tract with no untoward effect; long, sharp-pointed, or slender objects can perforate the gut. Migration of an object to the liver is extremely rare and very few cases have been reported in the literature. The aim of this study is to draw… CONTINUE READING