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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 333-334
 

Three-centimeter chicken bone aspiration: The rare missed case


Division of Pediatric Interventional Pulmonology, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

Date of Submission09-Oct-2019
Date of Decision23-Nov-2019
Date of Acceptance15-Feb-2020
Date of Web Publication1-Sep-2020

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Prof. Mohammad Ashkan Moslehi
Division of Pediatric Interventional Pulmonology, Namazi Hospital, Namazi Square, Shiraz
Iran
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DOI: 10.4103/jiaps.JIAPS_177_19

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How to cite this article:
Moslehi MA. Three-centimeter chicken bone aspiration: The rare missed case. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2020;25:333-4

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Moslehi MA. Three-centimeter chicken bone aspiration: The rare missed case. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Oct 26];25:333-4. Available from: https://www.jiaps.com/text.asp?2020/25/5/333/294005




Sir,

A 2.5-year-old boy was admitted to the hospital with a history of foreign-body aspiration. During the bronchoscopic investigation, a 3-cm chicken bone was observed in the right mainstem bronchus [Figure 1]. Due to friable nature of the object, the author decided to use a cryoprobe for extraction. The object was successfully extracted. Only few case reports have examined the safety and efficacy of this method in children.[1],[2] To the best of the author's knowledge, the index case is the first pediatric patient with a big missed chicken bone aspiration, managed by cryoextraction with a flexible bronchoscope.
Figure 1: Foreign body (chicken bone) in the right main bronchus

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1.
Kazachkov M, Vicencio A. Foreign body removal is getting “cooler”. Pediatr Pulmonol 2016;51:886-8.  Back to cited text no. 1
    
2.
Zhang L, Yin Y, Zhang J, Zhang H. Removal of foreign bodies in children's airways using flexible bronchoscopic CO2 cryotherapy. Pediatr Pulmonol 2016;51:943-9.  Back to cited text no. 2
    


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