On 10-15-96 Dr Kates wrote;
<A colleague of mine last night took care of a 14 month old who
<swallowed a tack. On x-ray it was seen to be lodged in the esophagus at
<the level of the heart. We decided this was the first case of a TRUE
Now that was sharp pick up.
David G. Ward, M.D.
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
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