The author of this article obviously knows way more than the people who commented. The candiru Vandellia cirrhosa is a tiny catfish measuring just 3 to 5 cm in length. Aaron — you hush and go play now. However, this may have been a guess as the doctor did not speak the native language and it is also possible the wounds resulted from piranha attacks. All we have are a few historical anecdotes and one very dubious recent case. By Josh Gabbatiss 4 January
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Google translation from Portuguese, with pictures. Another account was documented by biologist George A. But it is not at all clear that any of this is true. Specially-constructed penis guards for protection against, for example, piranhas, could be misidentified as anti-candiru technology. Although lurid anecdotes of attacks on humans abound, very few cases have been verified, and some alleged traits of the fish have been discredited as myth or superstition. According to Gudger, this lends credence to the unlikelihood of the fish entering the male urethra, based on the comparatively small opening that would accommodate only the most immature members of the species. In Manaus, the isolated capital of the Brazilian state of Amazonas, a patient was wheeled in with a candiru in his urethra.
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The earliest published report of candiru attacking a human host comes from German biologist C. What emerges from their writing is a nightmarish picture of riverside communities scared to go near the water for fear of candiru attack. It is known to parasitise the gills of larger fish, feeding on their blood and generally making their lives a misery. By Josh Gabbatiss 4 January In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.
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Description: Language barriers would also have been a problem. The year was Google translation from Portuguese, with pictures. By Josh Gabbatiss 4 January First, the patient insisted that the candiru had ascended his urine stream before violently lodging itself in his urethra.