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In the European Union each year, approximately 20 children (14 years or younger) die from choking on a toy.[Ref:34]
This pendant was removed from the lower esophagus, using optical forceps. Toddlers have also swallowed rings, earrings and even a Guardian Angel pin.
The back of the pendant (top of the screen) was metal, which explains the xray findings.