volume 21, issue 3, P196-198 2016
DOI: 10.17986/blm.2016323756
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Cihat Şarkış, Selçuk Yazıcı, Muhammet Can

Abstract: AbstractAlkaline batteries have become the second most swallowed foreign bodies following coins. Most cases have an uncomplicated course, but some may lead to serious complications and even death.Here we report a 28 months old boy who had experienced discomfort, eating refusal, vomiting and slightly wheezing after falling from a sofa bed. He has been in three different county hospitals and two private hospitals due to complaints, has been examined by two pediatricians and a cranial surgeon. A cranial CT imagi…

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