An excessive amount of boba? Docs discover greater than 100 tapioca balls in lady's stomach



SAN FRANCISCO — Can one individual have an excessive amount of boba? Within the case of a 14-year-old in China, the reply is sure after medical doctors reportedly discovered greater than 100 tapioca balls caught in her stomach.

The lady was taken to the hospital by her mother and father after complaining of a stomachache, in keeping with a report within the Day by day Mail.

Now her physician is warning others to not drink an excessive amount of boba tea.

Docs say the lady had didn’t digest the small balls, also called “pearls” or “boba.”

She suffered from constipation for 5 days earlier than her physician prescribed her a laxative.

Tapioca starch could possibly be exhausting to digest. The teenager’s physician stated that boba tea retailers may add meals additive and synthetic preservatives to the tapioca balls to “enhance the feel.”