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Right person? Right place?
  1. J Ferris,
  2. B Klaassen
  1. Emergency Department, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK
  1. Dr J Ferris, Emergency Department, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK; jdf{at}

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A 47-year-old man presented to the emergency department (ED) stating that he had swallowed his upper dental plate. The patient had a hoarse voice but no stridor or respiratory distress. …

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