Rectal foreign body - deodorant bottle

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


It will take more than that to make things smell good.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male

Abdominal x-ray

Rectal foreign body noted with out evidence of perforation.

Case Discussion

The bottle, eventually extracted, proved to be a deodorant bottle. 

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Case information

rID: 16051
Published: 12th Dec 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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