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30-year-old Swallows Butter Knife Accidentally

by Savitha C Muppala on August 4, 2012 at 8:35 PM
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 30-year-old Swallows Butter Knife Accidentally

In what is a freak incident, a 30-year-old woman swallowed a butter knife while joking with her friends.

The woman in question had a history of bulimia and was showing off to her friends that she no longer had a gag reflex.

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Keeping her mouth wide open and dangling a knife, she laughed unexpectedly over something her friend said, and in slid the knife into her esophagus.

Doctors performed an endoscopy. Later the knife was successfully removed without any serious injury.



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