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Penetrating Neck Injury Causing Foreign Body (Stone) in Right Lower Lobe Bronchus

Narendra Umashankar, MBBS; Gopal Purohit, MD; Sunil Vyas, MD; Isha Garg, MBBS; Srikant Agarwal, MBBS
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Dr S.N. Medical College, Jodhpur, India


Copyright 2016, American College of Chest Physicians. All Rights Reserved.


Chest. 2016;150(4_S):1038A. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2016.08.1144
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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: Penetrating neck injuries comprise of 5 to 10% of all trauma cases, potentially dangerous and require emergency management. Various vital structures like neck vessels,pharynx,trachea,esophagus,brachial plexus,peripheral nerves and cranial nerves are being unprotected, are vulnerable to trauma. We are presenting a case of accidental penetrating injury of the neck with a chip-of-stone during chiselling causing pneumomediastinum and foreign-body in the tracheobronchial tree.

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