Hooked up - foreign body

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Enjoyable weekend coming to a painful end.

Patient Data

Age: 35-40Y
Gender: Male
The fisherman got 'carried a wave' with this one - embedded fish hook in finger.

Case Discussion

Retained foreign bodies are fairly common - always interesting and occasionally amusing to the third party.
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Case information

rID: 23589
Published: 26th Jun 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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