9 Crazy Things Parents Have Found in Their Kids' Ears (PHOTOS)

Barbie Shoe

Barbie Shoe

"Friends of mine had a preschooler who had a tumor in his ear near his brain -- they were told it might be a dangerous form of fast-growing cancer that could have spread to his brain. Surgeons discovered that it was actually a pink Barbie shoe! He had stuck it in his ear much earlier and tissue had grown around it over time.  Thankfully, he was fine! It wasn't brain cancer, just a Barbie shoe!"