Foreign Body, Swallowed
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Foreign Body, Swallowed
Foreign Body, Swallowed
If you breathe a foreign object into the respiratory tract, it may become stuck and cause breathing or airway problems, as well as inflammation and infection. If swallowed, a foreign object may become stuck along the gastrointestinal (GI)tract, wh...
  • Heimlich Maneuver
  • Removal of Foreign Body
  • Symptom Management
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  • Avoid Giving Small Objects to Young Chi...
  • Cut Food Into Appropriate Sizes for Sma...
  • Discourage Talking, Chewing, or Laughin...
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Anyone can swallow a foreign object. However, infants and toddlers have a natural tendency to put things in their mouths, which puts them at...
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Anyone can swallow a foreign object. However, infants and toddlers have a natural tendency to put things in their mouths, which puts them at...
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