Ingested Foreign Body Questions For Doctor
The following are some important questions to ask before and after the treatment of swallowed foreign body?
Questions to ask before treatment:
- What are my treatment options?
- What are the risks associated with treatment?
- What are the complications I should watch for?
Questions to ask after treatment:
- Do I need to change my diet?
- When can I resume my normal activities?
- Will I need to see my doctor for a checkup?
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