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    Man dies after eel is inserted into his rectum

    [​IMG] Copyright © Leo G. Nico, USGS, Gainesville, FL, Creative Commons
    A man has died after a live eel was inserted into his bottom for a joke, according to recent reports.
    The 59-year-old chef from Sichuan in China had apparently passed out after a heavy bout of drinking and friends inserted a 50cm Asian swamp eel into his rectum for a bit of fun.

    However, the joke wasn't so funny when the man died after suffering severe abdominal pains. Doctors who performed a post mortem on him found the eel in his rectum where it had reportedly gnawed at his intestines, causing heavy internal bleeding.

    Practical Fishkeeping reported a very similar story last year in which a medical journal revealed that surgeons had removed a live eel from a man's rectum.
    The man had suffered from rectum, intestine and spleen damage following the insertion of a 50cm swamp eel which he claimed was introduced to "relieve constipation."
    The eels are not the only fish to have been removed from patients. In 2008, Practical Fishkeeping exclusively reported that doctors had removed a live fish from a boy's penis after it "slipped" into his urethra while he was holding the fish in his hand, while simultaneously urinating and maintaining his aquarium.


    Published: Practical Fishkeepng Wednesday 5 May 2010, 10:19 am
    Views: 41,188 times
    Filed under: bottom rectum swamp eel weird


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    Comments on this item

    [​IMG]Reader comment "well eel never do that again:)"
    Posted by: bob
    Date: Wednesday May 5th, 2010, 12:32 pm
    [​IMG]Reader comment "Too much alcohol does tend to make you a bit eel !!"
    Posted by: corydorasj
    Date: Wednesday May 5th, 2010, 7:54 pm
    [​IMG]Editorial comment "With friends like that, who needs enemas?"
    Posted by: admin
    Date: Thursday May 6th, 2010, 6:50 pm
    [​IMG]Reader comment "After insertion did his friends celebrate with a conger!!! Ok thats it ...no moray!"
    Posted by: PhilR
    Date: Thursday May 6th, 2010, 8:37 pm
    [​IMG]Reader comment "Isn't it strange how this has become the most viewed arcticle on the site...literally overnight... surely the article should have started with..."now kids (and adults)...please do not try this at home!!!""
    Posted by: PhilR
    Date: Thursday May 6th, 2010, 8:41 pm
    [​IMG]Reader comment "it seems that too much alcohol was his achilles eel after all !!!"
    Posted by: thipequz
    Date: Wednesday May 19th, 2010, 4:15 pm
    [​IMG]Reader comment "We should not speak eel of the dead :eek:)"
    Posted by: sarah452
    Date: Wednesday May 26th, 2010, 9:13 pm


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