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An unusual place to put a hanger
  1. A Marsh1,
  2. R Warner2,
  3. A Rose1
  1. 1
    Emergency Department, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
  2. 2
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr A Marsh, Emergency Department, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Steel House Lane, Birmingham B4 6NH, UK; adrianmarsh99{at}hotmail.com

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A 10-month-old girl presented to the emergency department with a coat hanger introduced through a defect in the hard palate with the end protruding though the right nostril. The wooden body of the hanger had been removed (fig 1).

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