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Table 4 Anatomical location where foreign bodies were lodged in the aerodigestive tract (N = 98)

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

Anatomical location Number Percentages
In the airway 44 44.9
   ° Glottis 9 20.5
   ° Trachea 23 52.2
   ° Bronchus 12 27.3
In the esophagus 54 55.1
   ° Cricopharyngeal sphincter 37 68.5
   ° Bifurcation of trachea 17 31.5