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Migratory fish bone in the pharynx, a report of 2 cases
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  • Shuyi Xu,
  • Xiaomin Li,
  • Yue Peng,
  • Jing Yang,
  • Qianxu Liu,
  • Jiefeng Guo,
  • Zhijian Yu
Xiaomin Li
Zhuhai City People's Hospital
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Yue Peng
Zhuhai City People's Hospital
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Jing Yang
Zhuhai City People's Hospital
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Qianxu Liu
Zhuhai City People's Hospital
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Jiefeng Guo
Zhuhai City People's Hospital
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Zhijian Yu
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Abstract

Fish bones have a risk of damaging the mucosa when lodged in the pharynx. Fish bones migrated into surrounding tissues is relatively unusual. We present 2 cases of patients who ingested fish bone, which migrated into retropharyngeal space and hypopharynx. All fish bones were removed without complications.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

08 Jan 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
09 Jan 2021Assigned to Editor
09 Jan 2021Submission Checks Completed
14 Jan 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
26 Jan 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
02 Feb 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor