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Bennett, Kyle; Supplee, Suzanne; Alweis, Richard; Vyas, Priyanka; Gulati, Shuchi (2014)
Publisher: Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives
Journal: Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives
Languages: English
Types: Article
Subjects: lithium, Radiology Images, dysphagia; lithium; battery, dysphagia, Internal medicine, RC31-1245, battery

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mesheuropmc: otorhinolaryngologic diseases
A 73 year old man presented to his primary care physician with sudden onset dysphagia to solids and liquids. He urgently completed a barium swallow study showing what was believed to be a coin. Endoscopic removal subsequently revealed it was a lithium battery. Consequences and management of lithium battery ingestion are discussed.Keywords: dysphagia; lithium; battery(Published: 29 September 2014)Citation: Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives 2014, 4: 25156 - http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/jchimp.v4.25156
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