From the belly of Vietnamese removed forgotten 18 years ago scissors

In Vietnam, doctors removed from the stomach of the patient medical scissors, forgotten there during the surgery 18 years ago. About it reports BBC News.

Foreign object in the body of a 54-year-old MA WAN Ngata discovered during an ultrasound examination after a traffic accident.

The extraction instrument from stomach lasted about three hours.

15-inch scissors was left by the doctors who conducted the operation in 1998. Then MA van Nhat was taken to the hospital after the accident.

During this time the subject of rust and stuck to some internal organs. However, according to the man, he felt over the years much discomfort. Abdominal pain appeared only recently and did not pass after taking pain medication.