While normally x-rays reveal things like broken bones or fluid filled lungs, every once in a while they expose something a little more strange. How strange? Painfully strange. Get ready to cringe because on this list you’ll find everything from knives and wedding rings to cellphones and hand grenades. These are the stories behind the 25 strangest things found in an x-ray.
Arrow Inside the Head
After a child in China was accidentally shot in the head with a bow and arrow it pierced through his eye socket and went into the back of his skull. Despite the the close call he still somehow managed to survive.
Scissor for a Toothpick
Apparently someone in China borrowed a pair of scissors to clean their teeth after a meal and swallowed them by mistake when a friend told a joke and they laughed.
Burmese Python vs Electric Blanket
This 12 foot Burmese python from Idaho needed surgery in order to remove the electric blanket and entangled wires in his gut.
A Soldier with Nerves of Steel
In spite of a knife penetrating 4 inches into his head just above his eyebrow this soldier still somehow managed to survive the operation with any difficulties.
The Knife Swallowing Puppy
This 13 inch serrated knife blade somehow got lodged between the stomach and esophagus of a St. Bernard puppy in Florida for nearly 4 days before surgery was finally performed to remove it.