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Close Encounters With Foreign Objects: A Slide Show

Close Encounters With Foreign Objects: A Slide Show

X-rays showed the presence of this foreign object in the GI tract of a teenage boy; he was taken to the operating room and a toothpaste dispenser was recovered from his rectum. This was an attempt at self-stimulation.

X-ray of foreign object in GI tract
Photo courtesy of Greg Wallace, DO
 

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