Foreign Body (Suspected)
Population Covered By The Guidance
This pathway provides guidance on the imaging of adult patients with a suspected soft-tissue foreign body.
Date reviewed: August 2013
Date of next review: April 2023
Published: August 2013
Quick User Guide
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The relative radiation level (RRL) of each imaging investigation is displayed in the pop up box.
|EFFECTIVE DOSE RANGE
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