However, insertion of ear phones are a rarity. Urol Int ; Hinyokika Kiyo ; Psychological and surgical arms encompass the management plan. Urethra, Urinary bladder, Foreign bodies, Endoscopy, Cystoscopy. J Sex Marital Ther ; 8:
Urethral foreign body
Occasionally, foreign bodies are inadvertently inserted into a female urethra in an attempt to procure abortion or to prevent conception. Electrical wire as a foreign body in the male urethra: The motives for insertion of a variety of objects are difficult to comprehend. Endoscopic removal is often successful, depending on the object's physical attributes and morphology. Int Urol Nephrol ; In men, cases where endoscopic techniques are unsuitable or unsuccessful, open surgical removal is needed. Others are using percutaneous instruments for removing longer and stiffer intravesical foreign bodies such as garden wire.
Self insertion of urethral foreign bodies | Emergency Medicine Journal
Discussion An ever-increasing number of self-inflicted foreign bodies have been reported in the urethra and urinary bladder over the last decade especially in male patients. These were successfully removed endoscopically with grasping forceps. The latter six are the most common presenting features. Kenney's theory states that the initiating event is an accidentally discovered pleasurable stimulation of the urethra, which is followed by repetition of this action using objects of unknown danger, driven by a particular psychological predisposition to sexual gratification. Doctors have documented numerous cases of insertion of foreign bodies into the urethra , typically as the result of auto-erotic activities.
Description: Cystoscopy revealed inflamed-looking bladder mucosa consistent with repeated urinary tract infections. We review possible motives for insertion of foreign bodies in to the urethra and discuss clinical presentation, as well as diagnosis and management of such patients. Mukherjee G Unusual foreign body causing haematuria. The motives for insertion of a variety of objects are difficult to comprehend.