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Vesicovaginal fistula following insertion of a foreign body in the vagina for sexual gratification: could it be catastrophic?
  1. Ankur Bansal,
  2. Manoj Kumar,
  3. Sunny Goel,
  4. Ruchir Aeron
  1. Department of Urology, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Ankur Bansal, ankurbansaldmc{at}


In developing countries such as India, the vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) is a commonly found entity in urogynaecology. VVFs secondary to obstructive labour still remain the most common cause in these countries. We report a very unusual case of a VVF in a young woman that developed due to self-insertion of a plastic box for sexual gratification.

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