Moderator: Peter A. Cataldo, MD, FACS, FACRS,Burlington, VT
Co-Moderator: Michael Coburn, MD, FACS, Houston, TX

Patients may present to your emergency department with foreign objects introduced into the body. This session will explain when it is necessary to retrieve these, and what special tips and tricks are used to accomplish this sometimes challenging procedure.

Presentations and Speakers

Urologic Foreign Bodies
Michael Coburn, MD, FACS, Houston, TX

Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Foreign Bodies
Heather C. Herrington, MD, Burlington, VT

Rectal Foreign Bodies
Charles B. Whitlow, MD, FACS, New Orleans, LA

Upper Gastrointestinal Foreign Bodies
Mandeep S. Sawhney, MD, FASGE, Boston, MA

Radiologic Considerations and Interventional Radiologic Removal of Foreign Bodies
Anant Bhave, MD, Burlington, VT

Subcutaneous and Intra-Abdominal Foreign Bodies
Charles Parsons, MD