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Intranasal foreign bodies are a common problem for ear, nose, and throat surgeons. Varieties of nasal foreign bodies have been discussed in various published reports. A case report of a 2-year-old female child with open safety pin in nose, which was safely retrieved via endoscopy under general anesthesia, has been presented and its management discussed.

Keywords: Endoscopic removal, Foreign body in nose, Nasal cavity, Open safety pin.

How to cite this article: Ghosh P, Kumar KR, Rao SP, Tiwari R. Open Safety Pin in Nasal Cavity and Its Management. MGM J Med Sci 2016;3(4):212-214.

Source of support: MGMIHS

Conflict of interest: None

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