A panda at a zoo in Fu Zhou
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Choking panda saved by surgery

A panda in a Chinese zoo is feeling much better after having a piece of steamed corn bread removed from its oesophagus.

A panda in a zoo in Fu Zhou, China, was rushed to hospital after it began choking and vomiting.

An examination revealed that a piece of steamed corn bread was stuck in its oesophagus.

It is now recovering after an operation.

  • 27 Dec
  • From the section Asia