SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Esophageal foreign body ingestion is frequently seen in pediatric population, however they are not so uncommon in adults. The type of foreign bodies depends upon different factors. In adults, psychiatric disorders, mental delay and drug intoxication predispose them to ingest unusual objects.