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Foreign Body, Rectum (cont.)

Foreign Body in Rectum Picture

 A vibrator in the rectum. The battery pack is clearly visible on X-ray, and the outline of a vibrator in the rectum can be seen. It was still vibrating when this person came to the emergency department.
A vibrator in the rectum. The battery pack is clearly visible on X-ray, and the outline of a vibrator in the rectum can be seen. It was still vibrating when this person came to the emergency department. Click to view larger image.

Medically reviewed by Joseph Palermo, DO; American Osteopathic Board Certified Internal Medicine

REFERENCE:

MedscapeReference.com. Rectal Foreign Bodies.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/17/2014
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