Bahrain: 51 magnets removed from 3-year-old’s stomach

A medical team at Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) removed 51 magnets from a three-year-old girl’s stomach. The child is said to have swallowed the magnets while playing.

Doctors extracted the magnets in a three-and-half hour long surgery, repairing multiple tears in the stomach and intestines.

The child was sent home after 7 days of recovery in the hospital.


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