SESSION TITLE: Fellow Case Report Poster - Imaging
SESSION TYPE: Affiliate Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Foreign body aspiration (FBA) is more common in children than in adults, 80 percent of cases occur in patients younger than age of 15 years . Death from FBA is the fourth leading cause of accidental home and community deaths in the United States . Nasal intubation can result in significant nasal trauma including turbinate avulsion on the side of the intubation. We report nasal trumpet, a foreign body appearing as right mainstem bronchus intubation on Chest X-ray (CXR).