Indian Journal of Surgery
Medknow Publications on behalf of Association of Surgeons of India
Vol. 65, No. 5, 2003, pp. 442-444
Bioline Code: is03092
Full paper language: English
Document type: Research Article
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Indian Journal of Surgery, Vol. 65, No. 5, 2003, pp. 442-444
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Case Report - Tracheo-oesophageal fistula - an unusual complication following celphos poisoning|
Jitendra Tiwari, B. Lahoti, K. Dubey, P. Mishra, S. Verma
Celphos is an aluminium phospate based pesticide commonly used for preserving wheat. We present a 32-year old man who consumed a celphos tablet with suicidal intent and subsequently developed a tracheo-oesophageal fistula. This case is presented as an unusual complication of celphos poisoning.
Celphos, Poisining, Tracheo-oesophageal fistula.