Light Emitting Diode (LED) Bulb Aspiration in Northern Ghana: A Case Report and Literature Review

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Theophilus Adjeso
Adamu Issaka


Light emitting diode (LED) bulb is an unusual cause of foreign body aspiration. We present a case of a 6-year-old boy who reported with a four-day history of difficulty in breathing and cough following a LED bulb aspiration retrieved via rigid bronchoscopy. This present case suggests that LED bulb should be considered in the differential diagnosis of foreign body aspirations in our environment.

LED, bulb, aspiration, bronchoscopy, northern, Ghana.

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Adjeso, T., & Issaka, A. (2020). Light Emitting Diode (LED) Bulb Aspiration in Northern Ghana: A Case Report and Literature Review. International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Case Reports, 13(2), 26-29.
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