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My 2yrs had pure fish porrige, got chock n vomited with tiny blood, anyway to know whether fishbone stuck in d throat other than endoscopy?

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Dr. Fernando Austin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Fishbone

Endoscopy not really first measure.
Fishbone difficult to see on x-ray but possibly seen on "soft tissue" neck film. Most important is symptoms to determine if foreign body(bone) may be present.Child should be evaluated by a physician. After repeated episodes of vomiting or dry heaves, small flecks of blood are not uncommon. Persistent blood is different story and requires further investigation.

In brief: Fishbone

Endoscopy not really first measure.
Fishbone difficult to see on x-ray but possibly seen on "soft tissue" neck film. Most important is symptoms to determine if foreign body(bone) may be present.Child should be evaluated by a physician. After repeated episodes of vomiting or dry heaves, small flecks of blood are not uncommon. Persistent blood is different story and requires further investigation.
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