Foreign esophageal body impaction: multimodality imaging diagnosis


We report a case of a portion of bran bread impacted in the cervical esophagus in an 88-year-old woman. A complete radiologic study including ultrasonography, computed tomography, and barium swallow was performed. These techniques confirmed and localized the foreign body, which was endoscopically removed. A complete radiologic assessment can guarantee the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10140-003-0315-2

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