his medical history and recent symptoms. Initially, he could not recall any probable situation of ingesting a foreign body.
Transabdominal ultrasound, Aloka Alpha Prosound 6, straight arrow: stomach (pyloric part) transverse view, curved arrow: toothpick
In the next step, gastroscopy was performed endoscopically, showing no obvious abnormalities. An EUS ultrasound image confirmed the presence of a linear foreign body stuck (5.6 mm deep from the ultrasound probe surface) in the muscular
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