How do objects get stuck in the rectum?
The majority of objects found in the rectum have been inserted through the anus. But sometimes a person may swallow a foreign body, which passes through the digestive tract, and eventually gets stuck in the rectum.
Common examples include:
- Fruits and vegetables
- Objects designed to be placed in the anus (such as vibrators or dildos)
From: Foreign Body, Rectum WebMD Medical Reference
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