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Aspiration foreign body

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Aspiration foreign body Common early signs of foreign body inhalation include coughing choking inspiratory stridor (high pitched wheezing) paradoxical breathing (chest movements opposite of normal) decreased oxygen saturation cyanosis Early complications can lead to cardiac arrest and laryngeal edema. Long term retention of a foreign body in the lung can lead to vocal cord paralysis, […]