By Kenneth C. Sawyer. MD, FACS. Price, $9. Pp 175, with 38 roentgenograms. Charles C Thomas, Publisher, 301-327 E Lawrence Ave, Springfield, Ill 62703, 1967.
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This book may well be classic documenting man's ingenuity in insinuating alien objects into his innards. It would seem that Doctor Sawyer has made somewhat of a hobby of collecting case reports describing common-place objects lodging in strange pastures. But this monograph is not merely a vast listing of incredible flotsam since the author is concerned with proper diagnosis and refined methods of extraction. It is a lively text, deftly written.
Management of Foreign Bodies in the Food and Air Passages.. Arch Intern Med. 1968;121(4):389-390. doi:10.1001/archinte.1968.03640040083053