05 April 2009

How on earth?

X-ray shows how man accidentally swallowed scissors - Telegraph
Chinese surgeons saved a man's life after he accidentally swallowed a pair of nail scissors he was using to clean his teeth.
X-ray of sissors in throat: X-ray shows how man accidentally swallowed scissors

Awesome, on so very many levels.

(h/t to alert reader Kath)

6 comments:

Allen said...

Using scissors on his teeth?

Oh. British dentistry.

Nevermind.

GruntDoc

rlbates said...

I still don't understand how you can swallow scissors. (Shaking my head...)

Kath said...

Glad you liked it!

As soon as I saw it, I thought "send to Shadowfax STAT!"

And yeah...still haven't figured out how he managed to swallow it.

Anonymous said...

Check the date it was published...

ERP said...

Ouch.

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