A hospital in Andhra Pradesh’s Kuppam town found to have a uterus in a 23-year old man body. The doctors subsequently removed the uterus.
The man had come to the hospital for complaining of hernia, but while examing doctors removed uterus from man’s body.
Amaresh,23, a farmworker and a native of Itukapalli village near Hosur in Tamil Nadu went to hospital at Kuppam on Tuesday night.
Next day, Dr Sudheer with his team examined him and was stunned to see an empty bag in the place of testicles and the patient confirmed that he had been that way since birth.
Dr Sudheer said “they were shocked when they found an uterus and even ovaries, like in a woman, but without the physiological functions of uterus or menstrual phases, ovaries had been doing the job of testicles”, The patient came to them when he was unable to bear severe pain in his right testicle, a common condition called Right Inguinal Hernia”
He further added, “We have removed the uterus and he can lead a normal life after marriage and have children too without any hassles.”