Mar Vista Animal Medical Center

3850 Grand View Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90066


Plication Radiograph

Same image as shown earlier.
The plicated area is outlined in yellow in case you couldn't see it before.
Note the folds (plications) similar to those of a hair scrunchy.
This appearance is classic for a linear foreign body.
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Hair scrunchy
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