International Journal of Otolaryngology / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

Aural Foreign Bodies: Descriptive Study of 224 Patients in Al-Fallujah General Hospital, Iraq

Table 2

Types of aural foreign bodies extracted from 224 patients.

Types of foreign bodyNumberPercentage

Cotton tips 5022.3
Seeds and garlic3113.8
Paper 2712.1
Insects 2410.7
Button batteries 135.8
Bluetooth device73.1

Total 224100

Matchstick, eraser, and stone.

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