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Cevik M., Gokdemir M. T., Boleken M. E., Sogut O., Kurkcuoglu C.
PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE, vol.29, no.1, pp.53-57, 2013 (SCI-Expanded)
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PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
aspiration, foreign body, injury, ingestion, BODIES, EXPERIENCE
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated:
Objective: Injury due to foreign body (FB) aspiration and/or ingestion is a common and serious pediatric emergency. Foreign body injury (FBI) most commonly occurs in children younger than 6 years, and the incidence of FBI has increased in recent years. The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare the characteristics of FBI due to ingestion and aspiration.