However, many people continue to believe that, if you are submerged, your urethra is a potential target. Explore the BBC Home Home News News Sport Weather Shop Earth Travel Capital iPlayer Culture Autos Future TV Radio CBBC CBeebies Food iWonder Bitesize Travel Music Earth Arts Make It Digital Taster Nature Local Tomorrow's World. To date, there is only one documented case of a candiru entering a human urethra, which took place in Itacoatiara , Brazil in Going to the Amazon in May…. Get futuristic videos and news delivered straight to your inbox Daily Weekly. I think I speak for all of humanity when I say Fuck That Thing. Continue Change settings Find out more.
Warning as Britain's asthma death rate rises by 20 per cent Sir Alex Ferguson 'is awake and talking to doctors about his results' in intensive care unit after suffering Bach, who examined a man and several boys whose penises had been amputated. Not the fish comes leaping out of the water up your urine stream and into your penis while you are peeing into some water from the shore. Native men along the river have long been known to tie strings around their penis to prevent such things from happening to them while going into the river. Commentary on the video says:
If you liked this article, you might also enjoy subscribing to our new Daily Knowledge YouTube channel , as well as:. These spines extend into the host, lodging the candiru firmly in place. It remains the only first-hand example of such a procedure in medical literature. In , Stephen Spotte of the University of Connecticut at Avery Point and his colleagues set out to test this idea, without putting anyone's genitals at risk. The fact is that only one case has been documented and it was proven to be false in multiple ways. You might not even know which oriface this little beastie chose! Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.