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Published: Mar 7, 2016
SEE! 97 Of The Oddest X-Ray Revelations
by Toshiba Reynolds

The world's oddest X-rays reveal a wide range of strange objects in eye-watering locations. While normally x-rays reveal things such as broken bones or fluid filled lungs, every now and then they expose something a little more strange.

Toddler Survives Chopstick Mishap: A 2-yr-old toddler survived a four hour operation to remove a chopstick that he thrust up his nose into, puncturing his brain in Wuhan, China, Sept. 8, 2014. 2-year-old Huang Zicheng's father said he was at home doing some chores when he suddenly heard Huang screaming. At the hospital, CAT scans found that the chopstick had gone 7cm into Huang's brain but managed to avoid damaging any major nerves and arteries.

Stolen Ring Found Inside Suspect: Ford, 29, allegedly stole the ring from a mall jeweler and ran to a car where Christina Schlegel, 25, was waiting, according to ABC Utah affiliate KTVX. Police caught up with them 30 minutes later, but the ring was nowhere in sight. Schlegel's X-ray revealed that she apparently swallowed it.

Man Gets Nail Stuck In Heart: Eugene Rakow, 58, of St. Bonifacius, Minn., accidentally shot a 3.5-inch nail into his chest that came within 2 millimeters from his coronary artery. Surgeons removed the nail and sewed two stitches to close the wound in Rakow's heart.

Woman Impaled By Tree: Michelle Childers was impaled during a drive through the woods in Kamiah, Id. She was changing the music and laughing with her husband when a tree likely broke off on the car window frame and went into her neck.

See all of these and the other 93 here. Viewer discretion is advised.

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