A fitness fanatic was rushed to hospital after getting his penis stuck in a hole in a weight.
The unnamed patient was rushed to hospital, where doctors called in firefighters to free his purple and swollen genitals.
They spent three hours using specialist equipment to free him from the 2.5kg (5Ib 8oz) weight.
They used a grinder and vibrating saw to remove the device.
It is not known how exactly the man managed to get his penis stuck in the plate.
The pictures of the unfortunate mishap emerged after they were leaked online.
The weight lifter was rushed to hospital in Germany with his penis trapped in a weight