Esophageal diverticula in childhood associated with strictures from unsuspected foreign bodies of the esophagus
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Two pediatric patients are presented with progressive dysphagia due to esophageal strictures secondary to unrecognized foreign bodies. Diverticula were present above the strictures.
KeywordsPublic Health Pediatric Patient Foreign Body Esophageal Stricture Esophageal Diverticulum
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