Migrating foreign body

Migrating foreign body – Video by Dr. Gerardo Poli

In the video below, Dr. Gerardo Poli will show how to use ultrasound to locate a migrating foreign body. HELPFUL TIP!! Did you know that comparing the glucose and the lactic acid levels in the free abdominal fluid, with the peripheral blood, can be helpful in determining if bacteria is present and that exploratory surgery is required. Bacteria consumes glucose …

Foreign body removal safety pin xray endoscopy

Foreign body removal

Patient who ate a safety pin and has it stuck in the thoracic esophagus, this foreign body was removed with a lizard clamp via Endoscopy, avoiding open surgery. Paciente que se comió un gancho para ropa y lo tiene alojado en el esofago torácico ,este Cuerpo Extraño se retira con una pinza de lagarto vía Endoscopica evitando cirugía abierta A …