Stuck Up!: 100 Objects Inserted and Ingested in Places They Shouldn’t Be
A very funny collection of 100 X-ray images showing foreign objects ingested or inserted into human bodies, accidentally or on purpose.
"It was a million-to-one shot, Doc."
"My hands were full."
These and many other ludicrous excuses are what emergency room doctors hear every day from patients who check in with various items inserted where the sun don't shine, stuck in various orifices, or ingested in other ways.
How exactly did that cell phone end up there? Was it on vibrate? And is the rectum truly the best place to store your bronzed baby shoes? It is at least somewhat understandable to find a rectal thermometer in its intended place, but how about your six-year-old daughter's Barbie doll?
Start browsing this hilarious collection of images – you'll be surprised at the patients' creativity and the medical information provided. And: Don't try this at home....
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ThothJ - LibraryThing
Very funny. Here is the visual proof that humans truly do do the stupidest things....or at least they swallow the stupidest things and stick things up their butts for the stupidest reasons. Another ... Read full review
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