oa South African Medical Journal - Retention of radiotranslucent foreign bodies in the oesophagus as a cause of stridor
|Article Title||Retention of radiotranslucent foreign bodies in the oesophagus as a cause of stridor|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 *Department of Paediatrics, Addington Hospital, Durban **Department of Radiology, Addington Hospital and Wentworth Hospital, Durban ***Department of Thoracic Surgery, Wentworth Hospital, Durban|
|Publication Date||Apr 1974|
|Pages||831 - 832|
|Keyword(s)||Aetiology, Cardiothoracic surgery, Paediatrics, Radiology, Radiotranslucent foreign body retention and Stridor|
Two infants who presented with stridor were found to have radio-translucent plastic objects impacted in the oesophagus at the level of the cricoid cartilage.
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