Rare cause of hemoptysis: An intrapulmonary acupuncture needle

Hung Y. Ke, Chien Sung Tsai, Yeung Leung Cheng, Shih Chun Lee, Ching Tzao, Hung Chang

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

2 引文 (Scopus)

摘要

A 15-year-old boy with severe encephalopathy and vegetative status was found coughing fresh blood from a tracheostomy 1 day after the tracheostomy tube had been changed. A chest X ray revealed a fractured wire retained over the peripheral right lower thorax region. Computed tomography revealed the retained metal wire with an abscess formed over the right lower lobe of the lung. Flexible bronchoscopy was performed but no foreign body or intrabronchial lesions were detected, although fresh blood from the bronchus of the right lower lobe was found. An exploratory thoracotomy was performed with lobectomy of the right lower lobe of the lung and an acupuncture needle was found within the bronchus. Hemoptysis subsided and the infection resolved gradually after the surgical removal of the needle.

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)237-239
頁數3
期刊Journal of Medical Sciences (Taiwan)
27
發行號5
出版狀態已發佈 - 十月 2007
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Hemoptysis
Tracheostomy
Acupuncture
Bronchi
Needles
Thorax
Lung
Brain Diseases
Bronchoscopy
Thoracotomy
Foreign Bodies
Abscess
Metals
Tomography
X-Rays
Infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

引用此文

Ke, H. Y., Tsai, C. S., Cheng, Y. L., Lee, S. C., Tzao, C., & Chang, H. (2007). Rare cause of hemoptysis: An intrapulmonary acupuncture needle. Journal of Medical Sciences (Taiwan), 27(5), 237-239.

Rare cause of hemoptysis : An intrapulmonary acupuncture needle. / Ke, Hung Y.; Tsai, Chien Sung; Cheng, Yeung Leung; Lee, Shih Chun; Tzao, Ching; Chang, Hung.

於: Journal of Medical Sciences (Taiwan), 卷 27, 編號 5, 10.2007, p. 237-239.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Ke, HY, Tsai, CS, Cheng, YL, Lee, SC, Tzao, C & Chang, H 2007, 'Rare cause of hemoptysis: An intrapulmonary acupuncture needle', Journal of Medical Sciences (Taiwan), 卷 27, 編號 5, 頁 237-239.
Ke HY, Tsai CS, Cheng YL, Lee SC, Tzao C, Chang H. Rare cause of hemoptysis: An intrapulmonary acupuncture needle. Journal of Medical Sciences (Taiwan). 2007 10月;27(5):237-239.
Ke, Hung Y. ; Tsai, Chien Sung ; Cheng, Yeung Leung ; Lee, Shih Chun ; Tzao, Ching ; Chang, Hung. / Rare cause of hemoptysis : An intrapulmonary acupuncture needle. 於: Journal of Medical Sciences (Taiwan). 2007 ; 卷 27, 編號 5. 頁 237-239.
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