Doctor leaves phone inside stomach during C-section; patient noticed when it started vibrating

A Jordanian woman was left in terrible pain after she claimed her obstetrician-gynaecologist inadvertently left his mobile phone inside her abdomen after undergoing through a Caesarean section to give birth; and the new mother only noticed when her stomach starts vibrating.

A report from Gulf News said 36-year-old mum Hanan Mahmoud Abdul Karim went to an unnamed hospital in Jordan’s capital Amman on April 24 to deliver her baby. She had toundergo a Caesarean operation and successfully gave birth to A 4.8 kilogram boy.

After she was discharged from the hospital, Hanan’s mother Majeda Abdul Hamid, told local Jordanian media, her daughter started to feel excruciating pain inside and noticed her stomach was vibrating.

“My daughter suffered serious pains and could not move. I brought her back to the hospital where she was treated but nothing was done for her,” the elderly grandma said.

The young mother was then admitted to Al Bashir public hospital, also in Amman, which immediately performed an X-ray scan on her tummy and discovered a strange,foreign object inside.

Doctors at Al Bashir reportedly performed a second surgery on the woman and found the mobile phone inside. (Click here to read more)

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