Something Fishy in 12-year-old Boy's Lung

by Savitha C Muppala on  June 6, 2012 at 10:58 AM Indian Health News
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Anil Barela, a 12 year old boy, was taken to the hospital with a strange problem. He had accidentally inhaled a nine-centimeter fish while playing close to a river.

A bronchoscopy had revealed the presence of the fish which doctors noticed was alive and flapping.
 Something Fishy in 12-year-old Boy's Lung
Something Fishy in 12-year-old Boy's Lung

A surgery was performed to remove the fish from the boy's lungs. The boy is fine and is recovering well.

Source: Medindia

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