Abuja - Disturbing footage has emerged of doctors removing a 1 kilogram ball of hair from the stomach of a teenage girl.
According to the UK Mirror, the 17-year-old girl arrived at Shree Hospital in Pune, India complaining of severe stomach cramps.
It was later revealed that the teen suffered from a strange condition which causes her to chew on her own hair.
After a detailed examination and CT scan, doctors found a 1 kilogram ball of hair in her stomach, along with a large lesion.
In the days that followed the girl's operation, she revealed that she had been eating her own hair since the age of 12.
See the shocking footage below.
Read more at the UK Mirror