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Wheezing with a whistle
  1. A B Sivam,
  2. M Nath
  1. Kanchi Kamakoti Child’s Trust Hospital, Chennai, India; adhisivam1975yahoo.co.uk

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    A 2 year old boy presented with history of sudden onset respiratory distress of three days duration. On examination he had right sided wheeze. Chest x ray examination revealed a radio-opaque foreign body in the right main bronchus. An emergency bronchoscopy was done and the foreign body (a whistle used in toys) was removed, after which his wheeze subsided.


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