Ahh, that old chestnut: Aussie docs crack case

This patient bit off more than he could chew

This is a classic example of biting off more than you can chew — or at least more than this patient could chew without his dentures.

Chestnuts
Undigested chestnut expressed from the largest small bowel perforation at the mid jejunum. Photo: BMJ 2019

After misplacing his false teeth, the 61-year-old man decided to snack on chestnuts, of all things, when he suddenly experienced abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, and presented to the

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