From dentist to the emergency department: Swallowed apex locator probe

Akıl S. C., Bekar M. S.

18. TURKISH CONGRESS ON EMERGENCY MEDICINE, Antalya, Turkey, 1 - 04 December 2022, pp.652-654

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Antalya
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.652-654
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Foreign body ingestion is one of the common causes of admission to the emergency department. There are numerous kinds of foreign bodies that are ingested accidentally. In this case, we present a case of accidental ingestion of an endodontic material during dental treatment and its management.