The doctors knew by ultrasound that the patient's stomach contained something strange, and it was a big surprise for them when they removed a plastic bag from the depth of the stomach, drew inside the securities tightly without causing any harm.
The Dutch media, which reported the news, did not reveal the name of the 32-year-old Syrian refugee, who does not speak foreign languages. The hospital in which the operation was conducted had to use the services of an interpreter to be contacted by doctors, the British Daily Mail reported. .
During the recuperation period, the patient explained to the doctors that he was forced to do so not to rob him of his money, his only material gain during his life in Syria, on the migration route. He swallowed 26 US dollars.
Doctors said the patient, who lost two fingers in his home in a bomb explosion, looked comfortable when they gave him his papers, while Dutch social services cost the cost of the operation, but after he recovered he chose to go to Germany where his relatives are.