Foreign Body in Recto-Sigmoid colon: A Rare case report and its management

Document Type : Case Report

Authors

1 Department of General Surgery, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai

2 Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India

Abstract

Rectal foreign bodies are an increasingly common presentation to the Emergency department. It is essential for the surgeon to know how to deal with this presentation and the various approaches for retrieval. We present a rare case of a rectal foreign body without peritonitis which was successfully retrieved transanally. Post removal course was uneventful.

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