Teed off

Timothy C Green
Med J Aust 2003; 179 (11): 643.
Published online: 1 December 2003

A 46-year-old man presented to the ED after waking up to find a plastic golf tee embedded in his right thenar eminence (Figure a). His memory of how it got there was rather foggy.

  • Timothy C Green

  • Emergency Department, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW.



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