BioMed Research International / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Endoscopic Management of Foreign Bodies in the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract of Adults

Table 2

Types of foreign bodies ingested by a cohort of patients.

Types of foreign body Detection by scopeTotalDetection rate

Food bolus708087.5%
Fish bones518460.7%
Chicken bones91090%
Coins22100%
Toothpicks4580%
Medicine tinfoil pack3475%
Dentures131968.4%
Battery11100%
Others152171.4%

Total16822674.3%