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As a radiology resident, I learned how to recognize the difference between a button battery and a coin …on an x-ray film. Funny thing is, I’d never seen a button battery in real life! Where did kids find these button › Continue Reading

Five-year-old Emmett Rauch’s medical journey has included 65 surgeries to repair the damage caused from swallowing a button battery four years ago. On December 17, Emmett’s tracheostomy at Cincinnati Children’s was removed allowing the little boy and his family the › Continue Reading