Foreign Body In The Rectum

Rectal foreign bodies are usually objects that have been inserted into the rectum, but can be caused by ingestion of objects. Sudden and agonizing pain during defecation can be caused by the penetrating rectal foreign bodies. The diagnosis is made by digital examination and sometimes X-ray. The removal of a rectal foreign body may be risky and should be performed by a surgeon or by a gastroenterologist experienced in the…

September 3, 2018