Unguarded electric plugs cause penetrating head injuries in children.


A 12 year old girl presented to the ear, nose, and throat department with a history of foreign bodies in both nostrils. The young girl had attempted to wear magnetic earrings as nose rings. Unfortunately both magnets became polarised and attracted across the septum (see fig 1). We present a simple and easy solution for removal under local anaesthesia with a… (More)

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