ISSN: 2250-0359

Otolaryngology Online Journal

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Three Coins in Esophagus, at the Same Locaton and Same Alignment – A Very Rare Occurrence

Introducton: Foreign body ingestons are common in paediatric age group. Coin is one of the most commonly ingested foreign bodies in children. Multple coin swallowing is not very common and only a few cases have been reported. A case of multple coin ingeston with perfect radiological alignment is phenomenally rare.
Case Report: We present an interestng case of triple coin ingeston by a 10 yr old child with no known prior history.
Conclusion: Till now there has been no case of three coins aligned similarly at the same level in the literature. This case is being reported due to its rarity being the frst case tll date.

Author(s): Sahil Maingi

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