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

Beads6830.4
Cotton tips 5022.3
Seeds and garlic3113.8
Paper 2712.1
Insects 2410.7
Button batteries 135.8
Bluetooth device73.1
Miscellaneous*41.8

Total 224100

Matchstick, eraser, and stone.

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