oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Removal of a "Kirhigrip" from infant's stomach

Volume 1, Issue 6
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



A case is descriptionbed of removal of a ""Kirbigrip,"" using a toy magnet in the end of a Ryle's tube. It is a simple procedure, but it is emphasized that final extraction must be with the infant upside down. Skiagrams illustrate removal.

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