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Internal and Emergency Medicine

, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp 185–186 | Cite as

A button battery in the nose

  • Satvinder Singh Bakshi
CE - MEDICAL ILLUSTRATION
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Notes

Funding

No funding was obtained and there are no financial disclosures.

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Statement of human and animal rights

The author declares that all institutional ethical protocols have been followed while reporting this case.

Informed consent

The author also declares that informed consent regarding this publication was obtained from the father of this patient.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of ENT and Head and Neck SurgeryMahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji VidyapeethPondicherryIndia
  2. 2.PondicherryIndia

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