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Re: Japan

Post by Fid » Fri Sep 21, 2018 5:53 am

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Re: Japan

Post by Anaxagoras » Mon Sep 24, 2018 9:32 pm

I like how most people are pretending not to notice except for the two girls on the left.
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Re: Japan

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Re: Japan

Post by Anaxagoras » Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:52 am

Curious. I'm intrigued.
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Re: Japan

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Re: Japan

Post by Anaxagoras » Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:35 am

Nakano had a kill count of 172 samurai.
Really? :notsure:

Seems to call for a "[citation needed]."
And she was only 21 when she died. Seems like a lot of men to kill in such a short life.

Is anyone else buying this?
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Re: Japan

Post by Doctor X » Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:28 am

Numbers like that expand over time. Consider the situation: clinging to outdated beliefs in face of modern artillery.

I have such a story. . . .

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Re: Japan

Post by Doctor X » Fri Sep 28, 2018 5:51 am

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Re: Japan

Post by Doctor X » Sun Sep 30, 2018 4:29 am

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Re: Japan

Post by Witness » Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:31 am

World record broken in Tokyo:
Coin pica-induced gastric perforation resulting from ingestion of 1,894 coins, 8 kg in total: case report and review of published works.

Abstract

Case:

Pica is common among patients with psychiatric disorders, but only a few cases regarding coin pica have been reported. A 51-year-old man with depression complaining of fatigue was found to have numerous coins in the esophagus and the stomach on X-rays. He had a peritoneal sign and underwent an emergency laparotomy.

Outcome:

The surgical findings showed perforation on the anterior wall of the gastric body and coins in the stomach, which were removed manually, followed by an omental patch. Residual coins in the esophagus were removed by endoscopy. The coins totaled 1,894, weighing 8,076 grams. The patient was then diagnosed as schizophrenic. He was asymptomatic for metal toxicity and was finally transferred to a psychiatric hospital.

Conclusion:

This pica case is the first to show coin pica can lead to gastric perforation, and also reports the largest amounts of coins ingested by a person to date.
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Re: Japan

Post by Anaxagoras » Mon Oct 01, 2018 4:21 am

Yuk.

However, I'm a bit surprised that the coins didn't just pass through and come out the other end. When my brother was little sometimes we found small toys in his diapers. Babies will swallow things they shouldn't but I thought, based on that bit of knowledge about my little brother as a baby, that they would pass them.
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Re: Japan

Post by Witness » Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:00 am

As we're into scientific papers:

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Re: Japan

Post by Anaxagoras » Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:45 am

Witness wrote:
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Main author.
Ah, I was a bit confused there. Looks like a scientific paper about a DNA analysis of certain -- whatever gobioids are.

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Re: Japan

Post by Doctor X » Wed Oct 03, 2018 5:33 am

His father published on marine biology between Raping Nanking. . . .

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Re: Japan

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:47 pm

Is he the main author, or first on the list because ... you know ... :coolspecs:
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Post by Doctor X » Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:13 pm

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Re: Japan

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