Corpus ID: 11259428

Peanut aspiration: an avoidable life-threatening condition.

@article{Chung2012PeanutAA,
  title={Peanut aspiration: an avoidable life-threatening condition.},
  author={P. Chung and K. Wong and L. Lan and P. Tam},
  journal={Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={
          340-2
        }
}
  • P. Chung, K. Wong, +1 author P. Tam
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi
Foreign body aspiration is a potentially fatal condition. Yet, an accurate diagnosis may not be easy. Management is also challenging and requires a high level of expertise with proper instruments. In this article, we report our experience in the management of peanut aspiration in two young children by means of a ventilating bronchoscope. 
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