27-year-old lady presented with persistent cough, sputum and fever for the preceding six months. Inspite of trials with antibiotics and anti-tuberculosis treatment for the preceeding four months, her symptoms did not improve.
A subsequent chest radiograph showed non-homogeneous collapse-consolidation of right upper lobe.
Videobronchoscopy revealed an inverted bag like structure in right upper lobe bronchus and rigid bronchoscopic removal with biopsy forceps confirmed the presence of a condom.
Detailed retrospective history also confirmed accidental inhalation of the condom during fellatio.[PMID Reference: 14870871]
Jul 26, 2010
solid proof that wrong usage of contraception can be detrimental to one's well being.
And, never underestimate a good complete sexual history. It can saves life.