He complained of stomach pains. He had 3 pounds of nails, razor blades and glass in his stomach

Abdominal pain can be a symptom of many problems. One of the least serious symptoms of nausea, for example, is simply feeling nauseous because of food you didn’t like. In addition, the physical condition can also be influenced by the psyche and your feelings. Stomach pain can therefore only be caused by stress. More serious causes include inflammation and life-threatening health problems. That was also the case with this man.

Endoscopic examination

A man from India was taken to hospital in an ambulance with suspected food poisoning. According to those around him, 35-year-old Maksud Khan has been there for three months he complained of stomach pains and an unpleasant feeling of pressure. At first, doctors viewed his symptoms as mere discomfort caused by eating spoiled food. However, they verified their assumptions with an endoscopic examination.

Almost the entire medical staff of the hospital came to see the list of results. One and a half kilograms of a mixture of various objects were found in the man’s stomach. These included coins, nails, and razor blades and broken glass. Maksud was immediately handed over to the surgeons who began the operation to remove all those harmful objects from his body.

An operation lasting several hours

In all, they removed two hundred and sixty-three coins and one hundred nails from the patient’s abdomen. They had never seen anything like it. Chief Surgeon Dr. Sharma said: We were shocked when the device analyzed the content stomach. In our entire career, none of us have ever faced a case like this.” The operation itself lasted several hours. It was a challenge to carefully remove all the small parts.

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Some sharp objects caused internal injuries and bleeding. A family member revealed that Maksud suffers from depression and, as a tricycle rider, often swallows coins from customers. According to experts You could Mental problems lead to a drastic composition of the menu. Maksud is not the only person who eats something other than the food intended for this purpose. Another incident happened to be 34-year-old Indian Rajpal Singh, who also swallowed many different metal objects due to his depression.


DevanCole is a Dailynationtoday U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. DevanCole joined Dailynationtoday in 2021 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing: devancole@dailynationtoday.com.

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