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A Useful and Safe Method for Retrieving a Round Metallic Object from an Airway
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  • Daisuke Jingu,
  • Akira Horii,
  • Yu Matsuzono,
  • Satoshi Ubukata,
  • Kosuke Sato,
  • Makoto Shoji,
  • Noriko Kondo,
  • Hiroshi Takahashi,
  • Hiroshi Watanabe
Daisuke Jingu
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Akira Horii
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Yu Matsuzono
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Satoshi Ubukata
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Kosuke Sato
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Makoto Shoji
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Noriko Kondo
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Hiroshi Takahashi
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Hiroshi Watanabe
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Abstract

We experienced a case with accidental aspiration of a metallic round foreign body. As there is no established techniquefor retrieving a metallic round ball from an airway, we propose that endoscopic net forceps with the support of a laryngeal mask airway is the best choice for such occasions.

Peer review status:Published

05 Sep 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
11 Sep 2020Submission Checks Completed
11 Sep 2020Assigned to Editor
28 Sep 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
18 Oct 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
23 Oct 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
28 Oct 20201st Revision Received
30 Oct 2020Submission Checks Completed
30 Oct 2020Assigned to Editor
30 Oct 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
17 Nov 2020Editorial Decision: Accept
Feb 2021Published in Clinical Case Reports volume 9 issue 2 on pages 1033-1034. 10.1002/ccr3.3634