|Foreign body Oesophagus|
This is a Meat Bone which was stuck in the food pipe of an elderly gentleman. Such Foreign bodies are common in the elderly as their chweing and swallowing ability makes them more suscepitble to such accidenst. This elderly gentleman came to Bangalore from kerala where he had been advised a neck exploration and removal of the Foreign body . Fortunatley we were able to remove the Foreign body using endoscopic methods.