How to help your child, when stuck in the throat fishbone: Komorowski

May 16, 2019 10:00Antonina Hamhil
How to help your child, when stuck in the throat fishbone: Komorowski

Fish bone stuck in my throat: how to help said Dr. Komarovsky

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Fish - a very useful. But the abundance of small seed does not make it completely safe product. Even cleaning the fish from the bones, no one is safe, that the bone does not get stuck in the throat. How to help in this situation?

Many know the national method - to push the bone pieces of bread. But is it safe? And what if a bone stuck in the throat of the child? These are the questions Dr. Komorowski said in his Instagram.

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According to Dr. Komarovsky, an independent Clearing fishbone unsafe. It can damage the larynx or esophagus, it can be swallowed and it gets stuck in the esophagus.

If you can get medical care, it is best not to self-medicate and do not try to extract it. But the opportunity to get to the doctor does not always happen. What is to be done?

Urgent Care:

  • the maximum limit the motor activity of the child;
  • go to the light source or take a flashlight, look at the baby's mouth. If you have a pair of tweezers, you can see the bone, and the child is not pulled out, not shouting, not tears - you can try to remove the bone;
  • if bad, tweezers no light, the child is not given, then do not try to pull the bone, and look for doctor;
  • according to Dr. Komarovsky, you can try to push the bone thick dense food, such as bread crust. This is done under the condition that the bone you can not get it, the pain is not strong, not difficulty in swallowing and breathing. Eugene Komarovskiy claims that typically such attempts are safe.

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