A Retained Rectosigmoid Foreign Body: Unusual Presentation
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Abstract :
A variety of foreign bodies have been inserted in to the rectum for autoeroticism. However, their presence inside the bowel lumen for prolong period might not produce serious harm to the host, and discovery of such object during evaluation of rectal symptoms is not a surprise. Here we describe a 64-year-old male patient presented with rectal symptoms, and a rectosigmoid foreign body was discovered after 35 days of self-insertion. No serious life threatening events occurred during this period. This was easily removed by trans-anal approach under anesthesia.

Case :
A 60-year-old male presented to outpatient clinic with history of constipation and rectal discomfort for last 35 days. Occasionally, he used to pass small amounts of mucous and liquid stool. There was no history of abdominal distention or vomiting. He had lost 12 kg of weight in this period. System review was unremarkable. Digital rectal examination and proctoscopy revealed a plastic cylinder impacted in the upper rectum and a very lax anal sphincter. Abdomen was soft, not distended, non-tender, but a vague mobile lump was felt in the left sub-costal area. At this stage, direct interrogation revealed that he had introduced the entire length of a plastic sprinkler through the rectum for sexual pleasure 35 days ago.....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4425788/
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