It may be preferable to use rigid tools in those cases. The main purpose of follow-up examination or observation is to detect any perforation. CologneMD 1 and Glenn T. Dis Colon Rectum 29,S. Views Read Edit View history. Statistically, this is the case in about 10 percent of patients. A glass tumbler in the rectum.
Rectal bezoars due to pumpkin seeds.
Rectal Foreign Bodies: What Is the Current Standard?
Vaginal vibrator lodged in rectum. The toothbrush went out of control and disappeared inside his anus. Rectal foreign bodies are large foreign items found in the rectum that can be assumed to have been inserted through the anus, rather than reaching the rectum via the mouth and gastrointestinal tract. Rev Esp Enferm Dig 93,S. This can be supplemented with the use of conscious sedation using fentanyl, versed, propofol, or ketamine. Rectal foreign bodies are a subgroup of foreign bodies in the alimentary tract. Bone cutters, obstetric forceps, ring forceps, Kocher clamps, suction devices, and various grasping forceps have been used.