Aspiration of barium contrast medium in an elderly man with disordered swallowing
Bağcı Ceyhan, B.
Ataizi Çelikel, Ç.
- Publisher: Marmara University
(issn: 1019-1941, eissn: 1309-9469)
mesheuropmc: otorhinolaryngologic diseases | digestive, oral, and skin physiology
The aspiration of contrast medium during the investigation of gastrointestinal diseases is a well recognized hazard, particularly in patients with swallowing disorders. A case is reported in which accidental aspiration of contrast barium occurred owing to disordered swa...