Rectal impaction following enema with concrete mix

Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 1987 Jun;8(2):179-82. doi: 10.1097/00000433-198708020-00019.


This article describes an unusual rectal foreign body resulting from homosexual anal erotic activities. The patient had used an enema containing a concrete mix which became impacted and required surgical removal. The use, abuse, and complications of enemas are reviewed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Calcium Hydroxide
  • Enema*
  • Homosexuality*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Paraphilic Disorders*
  • Rectum / injuries*


  • Calcium Hydroxide