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Symptoms of foreign object stuck in esophagus in non verbal toddler?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Can't swallow liquid

If the kid refuses to drink or spits up everything they take in including their own spit, they are likely retaining an object in the esophagus.
If they drink fluids well but refuse solids, there might be something small but it is less likely.Normal robust eating & drinking means there is nothing there.

In brief: Can't swallow liquid

If the kid refuses to drink or spits up everything they take in including their own spit, they are likely retaining an object in the esophagus.
If they drink fluids well but refuse solids, there might be something small but it is less likely.Normal robust eating & drinking means there is nothing there.
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: ER asap

Symptoms of continual cough, possibly vomiting.
Better take him to the er asap.

In brief: ER asap

Symptoms of continual cough, possibly vomiting.
Better take him to the er asap.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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