Hans Arnhold Center Library

Swallow foreign bodies, their ingestion, inspiration, and the curious doctor who extracted them

Cappello, Mary

Swallow foreign bodies, their ingestion, inspiration, and the curious doctor who extracted them Mary Cappello - [XI], 292 S Ill 24 cm

Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-276) and index

1. Who was that man? -- 2. How does someone swallow that? -- What are these things? -- 3. Mystery bones and the unrecovered boy.

Discusses what it means to ingest things humans weren't meant to eat, and how the line between human bodies and foreign bodies can sometimes blur

1595583955 (hc) 9781595583956 : (hc)

2010035608


Jackson, Chevalier 1865-1958
Jackson, Chevalier 1865-1958


Mütter Museum
Mütter Museum


Deglutition
Throat--Foreign bodies
Foreign Bodies--surgery
Bronchoscopy
Deglutition
Exhibits as Topic
Foreign Bodies--psychology
Self-Injurious Behavior--psychology

Class of Fall 2015 Holtzbrinck Fellow Fellow

QP311

612.3/1

2011 C-686 WO 700
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