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Question: swallowed object

 joyce813 - Fri Dec 10, 2004 8:18 pm

My 3 year old swallowed a smooth pebble about the size of a dime. I gave him a large glass of water. Will it comeout OK by itself?
 Dr. Yasser Mokhtar - Sat Dec 11, 2004 11:48 am

User avatar Dear Joyce,

i think it is better if your child gets evaluated by a medical professional because this is a rather large object.

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Yasser Mokhtar, M.D.

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