We all observe in our daily life around us there are different kinds of people with different obsessions. Especially as kids, we eat chalk, sand etc. But after knowing this special case of man with 40 knives doctors in Punjab were left in shock, when they found 40 knives in a man’s stomach and later removed them.
A team of surgeons were called to operate a critical case in The Corporate Hospital in Gurdaspur, Punjab on 19
th August, 2016.
via The Patient, Jarnail Singh 42 year old man admitted to the hospital with abdomen pain. Surgeons during surgery discovered 40 knives in the man’s stomach.
via Over last two months Singh swallowed this much knives because he had an uncontrollable urge to eat them.
via The doctor’s found both folded and unfolded knives, with some rust. The extended size of knives was about 7 inches in length.
via The whole surgery took five hours, but all the knives were successfully removed by the doctors with no harm to the patient.
via The medical report of Singh shows that he suffered from multiple internal tears but the man is out of danger.
via Dr. Jatinder Malhota told “We were so nervous. A small mistake could take the Patient’s life. In my 20 years of medical practice, I have never seen anything like it,”
via After discharge from hospital Dr. Malhotra gave some valuable advice to Singh: “we told him if you ever feel like you need more iron in your body, try to eat spinach.”
via The Patient says; “ I don’t know why I used to swallow knives, I just enjoyed its taste and I was addicted….how people get addicted to alcohol and other things, my situation was similar.”
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