Rectal foreign body: aubergine

Case contributed by Dr Domenico Nicoletti

Presentation

Voluntary introduction of aubergine in the rectum then ascent to the distal sigmoid.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Voluntary introduction of an aubergine into the rectum with subsequent ascent to the distal sigmoid colon. 

Case Discussion

Laborious and difficult transrectal removal given the size of the foreign body.

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Case Information

rID: 49159
Case created: 12th Nov 2016
Last edited: 13th Nov 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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