Foreign bodies in the rectum: An analysis of 30 patients

Caliskan C. , Makay O. , Firat O. , Karaca A. C. , Akgun E. , Korkut M. A.

SURGERY TODAY, cilt.41, ss.795-800, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00595-009-4362-5
  • Dergi Adı: SURGERY TODAY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.795-800


A foreign body in the rectum is a rare clinical entity. These foreign bodies can be classified under two major groups: the ones that are inserted from the anus and the ones that are swallowed and thereafter become stuck in the rectum.