The pattern of eruption, degree of impaction
and incidence of agenesis is dependent upon facial growth, functional masticatory apparatus, nature of diet, teeth size, genetic variation and extent of tooth attrition.
Adults are more likely to confirm the ingestion and recognise the point of discomfort; nevertheless, the site of discomfort might not always be the sight of impaction
The refluxed water from the gastric lavage was allowed to flow by gravity via the esophagus and out the mouth; however, gastric lavage to remove the impaction
These are not symptoms of cerumen impaction
and need further evaluation.
The term stercoral colitis refers to a condition that mainly depends on the presence of fecal impaction
material in colonic lumen associated with inflammation and distention of the affected colon segment.
The initial management of esophageal food impaction
is assessment of the patient's ventilation and airway.
Endoscopic treatment remains as the standard for extracting foreign body impaction
The site of impaction
and the type of foreign body often determine the urgency of the clinical situation.
In this article, we describe our study to identify the clinical variables that are associated with an increased risk of significant postoperative complications in children with button battery impaction
The arch wise distribution of third molar impaction
in this study showed greater predilection towards mandible 130 (52%) than the maxilla 120 (48%) (Figure 1 and Table 1) (p value < 0.
Most common site for fishbone impaction
was pharyngeal tonsil.
7,8) The lunotriquetral ligament, a weak intrinsic ligament of the wrist, is also commonly disrupted with progressive degenerative ulnocarpal impaction
The objectives of this study were to determine the age and gender distribution, and site of impaction
and type of esophageal foreign bodies in patients reporting with foreign body ingestion.
Cerumen or wax impaction
is defined as accumulation of cerumen that causes symptoms, prevents a needed assessment of ear canal/tympanic membrane or audiovestibular system or both.
Its symptoms include difficulty eating, failure to thrive, vomiting, chest or abdominal pain, problems swallowing and food impaction