DI­GEST Doc­tors find mobile phone in stom­ach of vom­it­ing man

Daily Trust - - DIGEST -

It is one way to make sure you do not mis­place your mobile phone. Doc­tors were amazed to find the gad­get wedged in the stom­ach of a 29-year-old Ir­ish pris­oner ad­mit­ted to hos­pi­tal af­ter vom­it­ing for four hours and com­plain­ing of stom­ach pains.

Af­ter at­tempt­ing to ex­tract the de­vice us­ing en­do­scopic tools in­serted through his throat un­der gen­eral anaes­thetic , sur­geons were forced to carry out ma­jor surgery to re­move the phone.

The phone was too large to be safely ex­tracted through the oe­soph­a­gus

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