Tag Archives: intestines

GRAPHIC IMAGES: Boy, 4, has dozens of worms removed from intestines after complaints of pain, vomiting

A 4-year-old boy with a history of stomach pain, vomiting and abdominal distention eventually landed on the operating table where surgeons manually removed dozens of worms that had been living in his intestines. The boy, who was not named in the case report but was said to live in northwest Cameroon, had no history of deworming since… Read More »

Boy, 6, undergoing multiple surgeries to fix damaged intestines after swallowing 14 magnets

Boy, 6, hospitalized for two weeks with perforated intestines after accidentally swallowing 14 magnets when he tried to hide his brother’s toy by putting it in his mouth Mikah Arvidson, six, from Sandy, Utah, started vomiting and complaining of abdominal pain on Halloween After three days with no progress, his parents took him to the… Read More »