What happens when you swallow your cell phone, case and all?

Apparently, it gets stuck in your throat. At least it did for the 35-year-old man featured in this medical case study. Doctors had to remove it under general anasthesia. The report says he was intoxicated, but since it doesn’t say with what, we will just have to assume he consumed more than just his phone.

Accidental cell phone ingestion with pharyngeal impaction.

“BACKGROUND: 35 year old intoxicated male ingested an unusual, large foreign object (cell phone).

OBJECTIVE: To report t

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