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Child swallowed hard shell of mango, chest pain. Can you help?

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My son swallowed a big piece of mango,s hard shell? It is hurting in chest. can you please help.
Posted Tue, 11 Sep 2012 in Child Health
Answered by Dr. Minoo Bhagia 2 hours later

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If there is no vomiting and other vitals are normal means there is no problem in breathing and his skin color is normal then there is no need to worry.

You give him sips of water along with cold milk.

You can give liquid digene or mucaine gel or any antacid.

If pain persists you should visit a physician

Best wishes

Take care
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