Tag Foreign Body

Hemoptysis in Children

Hemoptysis in Children
A child spewing bright red blood across the room will likely grab your attention, and potentially ruin your day. Fortunately, it is a rare event, but it is the life-threatening rare event that we must remain vigilant for! The post-tonsillectomy…

Tourniquet Syndrome

Kids, certainly, love to get themselves into difficult scenarios. We’ve all seen funny photos of kids’ heads wedged between the spindles of a bannister.  Occasionally, kids will present to the ED having placed themselves in unusual and unfortunate predicaments (certainly,…