## Basic introduction
## Complications of FBs in the ear
a. Heim SW, Maughan KL; Foreign bodies in the ear, nose, and throat. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Oct 15 76(8):1185-9.Ong ME, Ooi SB, Manning PG
b. Shrestha, I., Shrestha, B. L., & Amatya, R. C. M. (2013). Analysis of ear, nose and throat foreign bodies in Dhulikhel hospital. Kathmandu University Medical Journal, 10(2), 4-8.
c. Kenyan Ministry of Health. Clinical guidelines for management and referral of common conditions at levels 4-6. Hospitals. 2009; 3:259-261.http://apps.who.int/medicinedocs/documents/s21000en/s21000en.pdf
## Methods of removal of FBs
_May scoop with curette or remove with Schuknect extractor
## Indication for reference to the ENT specialist