Case Report
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World J Gastrointest Endosc. Sep 16, 2014; 6(9): 453-456
Published online Sep 16, 2014. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v6.i9.453
Figure 1
Figure 1 A long chopstick embedded in the esophageal wall. A and B: The roentgenograms showing the foreign body in the esophagus (arrow); C: Endoscopy showing the foreign body in the esophagus.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Endoscopic retrieval of the chopstick. A: A snare was tentatively used to remove the chopstick (arrow); B: Hot hemostatic forceps cutting the distal end of the chopstick in the lower esophagus (arrow); C: The freed distal end of the chopstick; D: The 18 cm chopstick measured by a ruler after removal from the esophagus.