Accidental Oropharyngeal Impalement Injury in Children
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Case :
A 20-month-old girl accidentally fell from the table while holding a toothbrush in her mouth. Her mother immediately removed the toothbrush and found minor intraoral bleeding; she was brought to our emergency department (ED). On admission, she was conscious, without any apparent neurologic or vascular injuries. Examination revealed a 2 mm laceration with a small hematoma in the right posterior pharyngeal wall, and bleeding had already stopped by the time she arrived at the ED. Ecchymosis was noted close to the mastoid under the earlobe, which suggested penetration of the toothbrush all the way from the oral cavity.....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4411573/
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