SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Procedures
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Foreign body aspiration usually occurs in those with neurologic impairment, advanced age, or intoxication and presents with a variety of symptoms (1). Bronchoscopy is used to retrieve the foreign body and, in severe cases, provide therapeutic intervention. Here we describe a case of calcium tablet aspiration resulting in subacute granulation tissue formation requiring bronchoscopic therapy.