10 Horrifying Things Found Living Inside A Human Body

We’ve all heard weird things that doctors found inside patients who came into their offices complaining about weird aches and pains. Sometimes a nail has gone up the nose, or something went into the butt that was never meant to be in the body. The really and truly shocking tales are the ones told by doctors who not only found something that didn’t belong inside the human body, but that was still living when it was found. Check out this list of 10 horrifying things found living inside a human body and tell us if you were able to read through the list without wincing or even worse, gagging or shuddering.


Of all the things on this list, tapeworms being found alive inside the human body are the most popular. There are numerous stories of these creatures being found, with some being quite large.

A Fish In A Bladder

A very small fish once got into an Indian boy’s bladder by entering through his penis. The fish found refuge there when the boy was cleaning the tank. Not surprisingly the fish had to be surgically removed.