Yikes: Doctors make bizarre discovery after woman turns to unusual contraceptive
COLOMBIA – A woman in the town of Honda shocked medical staff after they discovered the cause of her recent abdominal pains.
According to Colombia Reports, Doctors found a potato growing inside of the woman’s vagina.
In the report, the woman claims that her mother told her to insert the spud to prevent pregnancy.
“My mom told me that if I didn’t want to get pregnant, I should put a potato up there, and I believed her,” the unnamed patient said.
In just two weeks’ time, the patient began experiencing intense pain in her lower abdomen.
During the woman’s examine, medical staff found that the potato started growing roots inside her.
Luckily, doctors were able to remove the roots and the vegetable without having to perform surgery.
Reports say the 22-year-old did not suffer any long-term effects from the removal.