No laughing matter

Bernard R Beldholm and Alice U Lee
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (11): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2006.tb00725.x
Published online: 4 December 2006

A 26-year-old woman accidentally swallowed a 15 cm long spoon during a “laughing attack”. The spoon was removed from the stomach with a single lumen gastroscope (with great difficulty).

  • Bernard R Beldholm1
  • Alice U Lee2

  • Canterbury Hospital, Sydney, NSW.



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