Over 100 bubble tea balls got stuck in a teen’s digestive tract and made her constipated for nearly a week. Here’s how that’s possible.

Doctors found over 100 bubble tea balls in a 14-year-old girl’s digestive system after she complained of stomach pain and couldn’t poop for five days straight, according to Chinese outlet Shaoxing News. She told doctors that she drank one cup of bubble tea five days before arriving at the hospital, but one of the doctors who treated her believes she consumed even more of the beverage. Most people can digest bubble tea balls with no issue. The girl likely consumed too many over a short time period, overwhelming her digestive system, Dr. Rabia De Latour told INSIDER. Visit INSIDER’s

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