This report describes a case of an 11‐year‐old Chinese boy with cystic fibrosis (CF) bearing the c.1521_1523delCTT/c.3874‐4522A>G genotype, an extremely rare CF genotype in the Chinese population. Notably, the deep intron mutation c.3874‐4522A>G, which has mainly been reported in patients with phenotypically mild CF, is identified here for the first time in a Chinese patient with severe CF....
Foreign body aspiration (FBA) is a common issue in pediatric emergencies, with regional variations. Various cultures and foods, parents' and physicians' inadequate experience, and lack of bronchoscopy equipment are some attributable factors in the regional variation of FBA.
To more accurately represent the demographic characteristics of aspirated foreign bodies (FBs) across various...
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