Ingested razor blades

Case contributed by Dr Paul Simkin



Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

Multiple radiopaque foreign bodies are demonstrated throughout the abdomen, consistent with ingested razor blades. These appear to be colonic in location, including one in the rectum.

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Case information

rID: 31060
Published: 18th Sep 2014
Last edited: 29th Mar 2017
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