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Doctors remove 420 kidney stones in man's stomach due tofu diet

09 June 2015, 21:42

Abuja - Doctors in China removed 420 kidney stones inside a 55-year-old man's stomach due to his tofu diet, MirrorUK reported.

It is alleged that the man had complained of pain from his stomach but could not source what the problem was until he had surgery of which doctors discovered the kidney stones.

Also read: Lagos kidney and renal facility launched

The man's diet consisted of a large amount of high protein tofu and was not consuming any water. His body could not excrete the food as there was insufficient water intake.

He now keeps the stones as a souvenir to remind himself to drink water.

For more on this story visit MirrorUK

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