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Foreign body ingestion Treatments

Foreign body ingestion: Treatments

Some of the possible treatments for Foreign body ingestion from various sources may include:

  • Localize the position of the ingested foreign body
  • Radiographic imaging
  • Endoscopic removal
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Bougienage method
  • Spontaneous passage

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Foreign body ingestion:

The following list of conditions have 'Foreign body ingestion' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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