Scissors left in man's stomach for 18 years

Man undergoes surgery after previous operation went wrong

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A man in Vietnam has had a pair of scissors removed from his stomach - 18 years after they were mistakenly left inside his body during an operation.

54 year-old Ma Van Nhat had surgery after a traffic accident in 1998, when the 15-centimetre-long surgical scissors were left inside his stomach.

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