Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals, vol.7, no.4, pp.319-320, 1999 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions)
Article / Abstract
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Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals
Intrathoracic migration of a Kirschner wire is a serious complication and immediate removal of the wire is mandatory. We describe a case of Kirschner wire migration from the left shoulder to the thorax. The wire was successfully retrieved from the intrapleural cavity.