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Foreign Body in Rectum

Foreign Body in Rectum Overview

The rectum is that part of the bowel immediately inside the anus. Any object may be inserted or present in the rectum or anus. It should be removed to prevent serious complications.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/17/2014
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