Monday, November 26, 2007
An 18 year old girl goes to see doctor after 5 months of abdominal pain, vomiting and a 40lb weight loss.
The above object is removed from her stomach.
It seems the girl suffers from a disorder know as trichophagia. (See eats her own hair.)
A bezoar is a ball of swallowed foreign material.
CNN: Doctors untangle the strange case of the giant hairball