My son shoved a popcorn kernel up his nose We

Patient : My son shoved a popcorn kernel up his nose. We tried blowing it out, sucking it out and sniffing pepper to make him sneeze. I cannot see it. He says he cannot feel it but doesn't think he has swallowed it either.. What did I do to get it out and how risky is it if it stays up there any longer ??
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