Internal and Emergency Medicine

, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 321–322 | Cite as

A sticking sensation in the throat!

  • Satvinder Singh BakshiEmail author



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This case image complies with the ethical standards outlined in the journal. It involved the medical management of a patient as per society guidelines and was in accordance with the ethical standards of the institution. This case was not formal research involving Human participants and/or Animals.

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Informed consent was taken from the patient.


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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