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Table 3 The type of foreign bodies in the esophagus

From: Endoscopic procedures for removal of foreign bodies of the aerodigestive tract: The Bugando Medical Centre experience

The type of foreign bodies Number Percentages
Coins 39 72.2
Fish bone 6 11.1
Coca-cola cover 3 5.6
Battery cover 2 3.7
Pin 1 1.9
Chicken bone 1 1.9
Meat bolus 1 1.9
Metal wire 1 1.9
Total 54 100