Rapunzel syndrome is an especially uncommon intestinal situation in people ensuing …

Rapunzel syndrome is an especially uncommon intestinal situation in people ensuing from ingesting hair (trichophagia) The physique of a trichobezoar (hairball) situated within the abdomen, and its tail (therefore the reference to Rapunzel within the syndrome’s title) within the small bowel and/or in the suitable colon
*Small or massive bowel obstruction
*Occurring in psychiatric affected person. *Trichophagia is usually related to the hair-pulling dysfunction trichotillomania