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A Needle Penetrating the Stomach Cavity after Acupuncture
Sin Won Lee, Ji Yong Ahn, Won Jung Choi, Eun Jin Kim, Seung-Hyeon Bae, Yun Sik Choi, Hwoon-Yong Jung, Jin-Ho Kim
Clin Endosc 2014;47(3):258-261.   Published online May 31, 2014
DOI: https://doi.org/10.5946/ce.2014.47.3.258
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Although acupuncture is known as a safe procedure that is widely used in many countries, complications including infection, hemorrhage, hematoma, pneumothorax, nerve damage, and cardiac tamponade have been reported. A needle penetrating the stomach after acupuncture, however, is very rare. Here, we report the case of 47-year-old woman who experienced abdominal pain 2 days after receiving acupuncture. Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy identified an approximately 2.5-cm long needle in the posterior wall of the antrum. The needle was removed endoscopically using rat tooth forceps with no complications.

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