Multiple magnet ingestion resulting in small bowel perforation: a case report.


Foreign body ingestion is a common clinical situation that is primarily diagnosed by emergency clinicians. Most foreign bodies can be evacuated without difficulty. Although rare, magnets that reach the lower intestinal tract may cause complications such as intestinal fistula formation, perforation, volvulus or appendicitis. We report herein a two-year-old… (More)
DOI: 10.5505/tjtes.2013.26779


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