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Esophageal Sucralith (Sucralfate Bezoar)

Specialty:

Gastroenterology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A patient in the intensive care unit (ICU) may develop an esophageal bezoar. This can from when sucralfate, antacids, enteral feeding and gastric acid are mixed together and precipitate in the esophagus.

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