Penile foreign body

Case contributed by Dr Anne Gisik


Acute urinary retention.

Patient Data

Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Six round metallic density foreign bodies  in line with urethra.

Case Discussion

 Inserted ball bearings himself. Required urethrotomy and removal under general anaesthetic. 

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Case Information

rID: 46521
Case created: 6th Jul 2016
Last edited: 7th Jul 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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