New 4-step approach to remove nasal foreign bodies

M3 India Newsdesk Nov 20, 2018

Though nasal foreign bodies (NFBs) are benign in nature, they are likely to cause mucosal damage, bleeding, infection, and also aspiration in extreme cases. To develop better success for NFB removal mainly in the first try, a simple 4-step approach has been devised, and presented by Tian-Tee Ng and Michael Nasserallah in their paper titled 'The art of removing nasal foreign bodies'.

A common presenting complaint seen in the emergency department is one of a nasal foreign body (NFB)...

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