Articles tagged with "medical hazards"

Ingestion of Wire-Bristle Grill Cleaners Is Medical Grilling Hazard

What medical hazard exists from outdoor grills? Background: Esophageal foreign bodies are frequently encountered in the primary care and emergency department setting and commonly require otolaryngology consultation for removal. In children, coins are the most common esophageal foreign body; in adults, fish bone ingestion is most commonly reported. Wire bristles used to clean outdoor grills […]