Nose Foreign Body


Pathophysiology

Diagnosis

Treatment

  1. In small children
  2. Removal best done under direct visualization
  3. Techniques

Disposition

  1. ENT consult if object difficult to remove
  2. Chronic FB w/drainage: Oral antibiotics after removal
  3. Discharge w/follow-up to ENT if removal traumatic or concerning
  4. Admit for failure to remove any object w/potential airway compromise