Despite recent technological advancement, plain x-rays are here to stay. We still do not know everything there is on a plain x-ray. Enjoy this moment - Dr Rahman Consultant Radiologist
Monday, May 24, 2010
Swallowed 10c coin
3 year old girl who accidentally swallowed a 10c coin. AXR showed the coin is still in the stomach. The patient was prescribed laxative and advised for repeat AXR after 3 days. Fortunately, she passed out the coin 2 days later.