Doctors in India have evacuated 33 objects, including razors and knives, from the stomach of a 30-year-old Indian man, Yogesh Thakur.
Dailymail reports that Thankur had complained of severe stomach ache, after which he was admitted in hospital on July 14.
His mother, Kusma Thakur, said her son would ”grab anything and eat it”
Kusma was however astonished when objects such as a knife, screwdriver, razor blades and plastic items were found inside Thakur’s stomach when x-ray was conducted.
According to the doctors, it’s likely he suffers with acuphagia, a disorder in which people eat sharp or metal objects and other items they can’t digest.
Two days after, the objects were extracted during a surgery.
The doctor who performed the surgery, MNS Khare, said: ‘It was a rather difficult surgery as he suffered from hypertension [high blood pressure].
‘We were shocked and surprised to find over thirty sharp objects inside his abdomen.’
Dr Khare said Mr Thakur is currently recovering and will be discharged within the next five days.