Connect with us


Sharp Stick Pierces 2yo’s Brain After He Fell Down While Eating Sausage, Suffers Bacterial Meningitis


Sharp Stick Pierces 2Yo'S Brain After He Fell Down While Eating Sausage, Suffers Bacterial Meningitis - World Of Buzz
Source: Oriental Daily

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

A two-year-old boy’s brain was impaled by a sharp wooden stick when he accidentally fell on it while eating a sausage.

According to Oriental Daily, the incident happened in Quijing City, China. The boy’s mother had bought him fried sausage from a street food stall when they were out shopping together on 20th October.

However, while he was eating it, he accidentally fell, which caused the sharp wooden stick to pierce through his throat and into his brains. The boy suffered serious injuries and was brought to the hospital where he began having high fever and breathing difficulties.

The hospital immediately sought the expertise from seven different departments to come up with a surgical plan, and successfully removed the stick in a three-hour operation.

However, the boy is still in a very fragile condition as the stick was pierced so far, it reached his medulla oblongata, located in the brain stem. He also contracted a fever caused by bacterial meningitis – an inflammation of the membranes (meninges) surrounding the brain and spinal cord.

The pediatrician said that the stick was pierced more than 5cm into the boy’s brain. It had entered his medulla oblongata which is easily the most important part of the brain.

It connects our brain and our spinal cord with most of our sensory and motor fibres, and is responsible for the regulation of breathing, heart and blood vessel function, digestion, sneezing, and swallowing.

The doctor said that if the stick had been pierced any further, the boy would most probably have died on the spot.

An oral and maxillofacial surgeon said that the surgery was not difficult, but it involved great risks including bleeding, cerebrospinal fluid leakage and intracranial infection.


Source: et today


Source: et today

Currently, the little boy is undergoing anti-infective treatment for the bacterial meningitis and has been put on a ventilator.

If you’re a parent, keep a watchful eye on them and don’t let your child hold sharp objects that could potentially cause harm to them.


Also read: Chopstick Pierces 1yo’s Brain Through Her Mouth After She Fell Down While Holding It

Chopstick 1

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Just In

My Post 1 2024 02 29T141436.969 My Post 1 2024 02 29T141436.969
News17 hours ago

Ustaz Ebit Lew’s Hypermarket, Elews Mart, is Closing All Their Door This Year!

Preacher and philanthropist, Ustaz Ebit Lew has been riddled with controversy since alleged victims of sexual harassment came forward to...

Collage 71 Collage 71
News21 hours ago

Viral Video Shows M’sian, Positive for Cannabis, Pushing GF Down to Her Death from 23rd Floor in Setia Alam

Arguments are bound to happen in a relationship but it does not mean we can get physical at any time....

Feat Image Bak Kut Teh Feat Image Bak Kut Teh
News21 hours ago

“Not everyone can eat pork” – PAS ADUN Questions Bak Kut Teh’s Recognition as National Heritage Food

Last year, a discourse on whether Bak Kut Teh or pork bone broth should be recognised as a Malaysian national...

My Post 3 2024 02 29T102102.287 My Post 3 2024 02 29T102102.287
News22 hours ago

“Where is the RM100mil?” – Syed Saddiq Calls Out Govt’s Decision to Limit Madani Medical Scheme

The Skim Perubatan Madani (Madani Medical Scheme) was launched in June 2023 with the objective of reducing patient congestion in...

My Post 1 2024 02 28T174234.231 My Post 1 2024 02 28T174234.231
News2 days ago

M’sians Celebrate as Muhyiddin’s 4 Abuse of Power Cases Get Reinstated!

Back in August of last year (2023), former Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin felt freedom as his 4 abuse...

Collage666666 1 Collage666666 1
News2 days ago

18yo Sarawakian Woman Tries Friend’s Motorcycle & Collides Into Trees, Resulting in Her Death

Motorcycle accidents are unpredictable and can occur at any hour. When you’re out on the road, safety is never guaranteed....

My Post 1 2024 02 28T164909.831 My Post 1 2024 02 28T164909.831
News2 days ago

Wee Ka Siong Praised for Begging Govt to Exempt SST Hike on Water & Electricity Bills

It’s no secret that Malaysians, especially those from the B40 and M40 communities, are struggling with inflation and the price...

My Post 1 2024 02 28T113729.042 My Post 1 2024 02 28T113729.042
News2 days ago

PN Condemned for Staging a Walk Out During PM’s Slot to Thank Former & Current Agong in Dewan Rakyat

As it always does, Dewan Rakyat burst into chaos yesterday (February 27) after the opposition party staged a walk out...


Latest Videos