Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Nose Foreign Body Underlying Cause

Causes of a nose foreign body include:

  • Batteries
  • Beads
  • Candy
  • Erasers
  • Paper
  • Peas
  • Pebbles
  • Seeds
  • Small toys

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Last Updated: Nov 7, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Nose Foreign Body References
  1. Chan TC, Ufberg J, Harrigan RA, Vilke GM. Nasal foreign body removal. J Emerg Med. 2004 May;26(4):441-5. [15093852]
  2. Navitsky RC, Beamsley A, McLaughlin S. Nasal positive-pressure technique for nasal foreign body removal in children. Am J Emerg Med. 2002 Mar;20(2):103-4. [11880873]
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