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  • Contributors DS and PD drafted the manuscript and collected and analysed data from the reviewed literature. TP provided insights into the pathophysiological mechanisms of lactobezoar formation. DS revised the manuscript and corrected for submission criteria. All authors read and approved the final manuscript.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.