An unusual case of rectal foreign body: Case report

  • JG Ondieki
  • D Kiptoon


Foreign bodies within the rectum are an infrequent occurrence with a wide variety of objects either inserted or swallowed. Many techniques of removal have been described to remove these objects in case series mainly in developed countries. We report a case of unusually large rectal foreign body we managed by sigmoidotomy with primary closure.

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