Rectal foreign body

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Osama Hussein Yonso


The patient allegedly inserted a certain round steel material in his anus yesterday at 10 AM.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

X-ray shows a cylindrical foreign body in the pelvic region.

Case Discussion

The patient was taken to the theater to remove the foreign body.

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