Darning Needle Impacted in the Male Urethra

  • SI Singla
  • S Parshad
  • O Jindal
  • S Sharma
Keywords: Needle, foreign body, sexual stimulation, male urethra.

Abstract

Foreign bodies of varied nature have been introduced into the urethra to achieve sexual stimulation. We report the case of a long (9.5 cm) darning needle impacted in the urethra of a male patient following urethral masturbation. After a failed trial at endoscopic extraction the needle had to be removed via open surgery. Follow-up was uneventful.
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