Monday, August 06, 2007

Pencil removed from woman's head after 55 years | Oddly Enough | Reuters.com

Pencil removed from woman's head after 55 years | Oddly Enough | Reuters.com: "A 59-year-old German woman has had most of a pencil removed from inside her head after suffering nearly her whole life with the headaches and nosebleeds it caused, Bild newspaper reported Monday."

5 comments:

LoupGarou said...

New meaning to getting the lead out.

Chris said...

Nasty. I have little slivers of things still stuck in my body from childhood, but nothing like a pencil.

oldmanandhisbike said...

I have pencil lead in one of my knuckles (put there by a friend in 8th grade). Maybe that is why I'm so slow! :^)

JuneBug said...

Yeah. I heard that she was running with scissors shortly after the surgery and now she has a new problem........

sydney_b said...

:D

Chris, Brian, sheesh. Can you still see the pieces under the skin? (eww)