A hairball weighing 31b found in Women’s Stomach
“Take control of habits. Take Control of your Life.” If you have any bad habit that your parents warned you to get rid of. Listen to them otherwise you also have to go through the unbearable pain that Jasmin Percival, 23, suffered for years.
Percival had the habit of suck and chew on her long, dark brown hair as she watched TV. But suddenly one day, when she was 14 years old, she experienced excruciatingly painful stomach aches.
After consulting several doctors the pains didn’t go away.one night when her mum found her screaming in pain she rushed jasmine to A & E. There they carried out a scan, which stunned everyone. It is a giant hairball weighing over 31b.The girl than operated and the mass was removed by Caesarean.
Jasmin made a full recovery, but still can’t get over the shock of what was in her stomach.
Explaining what she has gone through, she said that the terrible stomach started at her teenage. Everything I tried to swallow would hit my belly and shoot straight back up again. I wanted to eat,but I couldn’t keep anything down. Due to this my weight dropped at just 5 stone and I looked skeletal. I was prescribed countless medications to clear the blockage but nothing seemed work.
But no one knows what actually troubles me. Then one night in 2009 the pain I experienced was the most horrible thing ever happened to me. I was screaming so loud that my mom wake up .I felt like I’m dying. She rushed me to the A & E, where doctor found this hairball. I was in the shocking state that what is happening to me, she further added.
“Once I was discharged from the hospital I began wearing my hair up in a ponytail “she said.