Doctors removed the live eel from the patient’s stomach. Photo: HandoutDoctors removed the live eel from the patient’s stomach. Photo: Handout
Doctors removed the live eel from the patient’s stomach. Photo: Handout

Chinese doctors remove live eel from constipated man’s stomach after folk remedy fails him

Patient nearly dies after inserting 50cm burrowing fish in himself ‘as a folk remedy for constipation’

Topic |   China Society
Doctors removed the live eel from the patient’s stomach. Photo: HandoutDoctors removed the live eel from the patient’s stomach. Photo: Handout
Doctors removed the live eel from the patient’s stomach. Photo: Handout
READ FULL ARTICLE
Close
We need your support

Advertising helps us continue to provide quality content. Help support us by disabling your adblocker on our site.

How to whitelist us:
  1. 1
    Click on the AdBlock icon at the top right corner of your browser.
    For iOS, go to Settings/Safari/Content Blockers and turn it off.

    For Android, go to your Ad blocker app/Settings and turn it off.
  2. 2
    Click Enabled on this site until the text reads Disabled on this site.
  3. 2
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.
  4. 3
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.