Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders (ASGIS)(ISSN: 2582-1091)

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 7

Colonoscopic Removal of Foreign Body: A Case Report

Daniel Ferreira Paiva1, Isabella Garlati Inocencio2, Maíra Bianquim Torrezan2, Thalita Ruba Carpanezi Barbosa2, Murilo Folharini Catalano3 and Hugo Samartine Junior4*

1Medical Student at Pontifícia Universidade Católica De Campinas (PUC-Campinas), Brazil
2Residency Service in General Surgical at Hospital and Maternity Celso Pierro, Hospital PUC-Campinas, Brazil
3Assistant Physician in Digestive Endoscopy Service at Hospital e Maternidade Celso Pierro, Hospital PUC-Campinas, Brazil
4Assistant Physician in Surgical, Urgency and Trauma Service at Hospital e Maternidade Celso Pierro, Hospital PUC-Campinas, and Professor at Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-Campinas), Brazil

*Corresponding Author: Hugo Samartine Junior, Assistant Physician in Surgical, Urgency and Trauma Service at Hospital e Maternidade Celso Pierro, Hospital PUC-Campinas, and Professor at Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-Campinas), Brazil.

Received: June 10, 2022; Published:


The volunteer ingestion of foreign bodies is a common practice in pedriatric patients and adults with psychiatric disorders or under the efects of alcohool and drugs. The most different foreing bodies may be in the any portion of the gastrointestinal path - cecum and colons are rare - and passive for surgical removal, endoscopical or espontaneously. The colonoscopic removal is the safest and cause less morbi-mortality.

Keywords: Colonoscopy; Foreign bodies; Picacism


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Citation: Hugo Samartine Junior., et al. “Colonoscopic Removal of Foreign Body: A Case Report". Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders 5.7 (2022): 00-00.


Copyright: © 2022 Hugo Samartine Junior., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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