Abuja - An astonishing video has surfaced showing the incredible moment that a surgeon removes a sword lodged next to a man's still-beating heart.
According to the UK Mirror, the man had attempted suicide prior to the dangerous surgery.
In the video, doctors are seen sliding the weapon past the man's heart, which is exposed through an open cavity in his chest.
At one moment, the tip of the sword can be seen brushing dangerously close to the patient's vital organ.
The footage is believed to have been filmed at a hospital in Zaragoza, Spain on April 5.
The man's condition remains unknown.
See the incredible video below.
Read more at the UK Mirror