Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 21, Issue 6, pp 410–412 | Cite as

Esophageal diverticula in childhood associated with strictures from unsuspected foreign bodies of the esophagus

  • T. E. Herman
  • W. H. McAlister


Two pediatric patients are presented with progressive dysphagia due to esophageal strictures secondary to unrecognized foreign bodies. Diverticula were present above the strictures.


Public Health Pediatric Patient Foreign Body Esophageal Stricture Esophageal Diverticulum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. E. Herman
    • 1
  • W. H. McAlister
    • 1
  1. 1.Mallinckrodt Institute of RadiologyWashington University School of MedicineSt. LouisUSA

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