Yes, you read that right. A Chinese man had to have an eel surgically removed from his bladder after a mishap while undergoing an unusual spa treatment. Zhang Nan, a year-old resident of Hubei province, was bathing with live eels, in the hopes that the tiny, serpentine critters would nibble away layers of dead skin, revealing more youthful-looking skin below.
May 18, 1. A 2cm long fish apparently found it's way into the penis of a year-old boy from India in a bizarre medical case. The patient was admitted to hospital with complaints of pain, dribbling urine and acute urinary retention spanning a hour period.
Wikimedia Commons The candiru fish, in an drawing. Of all of the beasts that prowl the Amazonnone is more feared by the locals than the candiru. A river monster feared even above the dreaded piranha; the candiru waits for its unsuspecting prey to step into the river before latching onto it.
Saturday, August 11, Email Print. An unknown fish has attacked three children in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, leaving them critically injured, Tuoi Tre quoted a local doctor as saying Saturday. Both of them suffered serious injuries to their penises Thien lost most of his while Hao lost half of it, Hoang said, adding that doctors have conducted surgeries to re-join the boys with their severed members.
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register. The 2cm daredevil caused all kinds of medical problems when it swam through the teenager's urethra.
The story is that the fish swims up a stream of urine into a man's penis, then eats it from the inside. But is there any truth to it? Of all the denizens of the Amazon basin, there is none more feared than the tiny fish known as the candiru.
The definition of candiru differs between authors. The word has been used to refer to only Vandellia cirrhosathe entire genus Vandelliathe subfamily Vandelliinaeor even the two subfamilies Vandelliinae and Stegophilinae. These smaller species are known for an alleged tendency to invade and parasitise the human urethra ; however, despite ethnological reports dating back to the late 19th century,  the first documented case of the removal of a candiru from a human urethra did not occur untiland even that incident has remained a matter of controversy.
He keeps a tight grip with his sharp teeth while she remains motionless. He slides in alongside her and curls his body in an arch. The act is complete when he uses one of two claspers to copulate and impregnate the female.
In the July 6 SN : Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, stone tool dates face scrutiny, ocean plastic goes deep, records of Inca taxation, erosion spurred plate tectonics and more. A perennial topic of locker room banter and sex columns has caught the attention of scientists: Do women find bigger penises more attractive? The answer, it turns out, is yes.
But if you feel like the scent has changed or grown stronger, it may be a sign of an underlying condition. For example, men who are uncircumcised may develop skin cell buildup underneath their foreskin. This is often the result of poor hygiene and can lead to infection. Keep reading to learn more about what may be causing your symptoms, other symptoms to watch for, and how you can find relief.