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Swallowed a piece of a chicken bone. Having sharp pain in chest. Should I go for treatment?

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i swallowed a piece of a chicken bone and now i have sharp pain in my chest, should i go to the emergency room?
Posted Thu, 26 Jul 2012 in General Health
Follow-up: Swallowed a piece of a chicken bone. Having sharp pain in chest. Should I go for treatment? 6 minutes later
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Answered by Dr. Shanthi.E 1 hour later
Hi,

Please go to the emergency room at the earliest before any complications arise.

It may cause choking and asphyxia if it is in the airway.

Please do write back if you have more queries.

I would like to know your progress too.

I wish you speedy recovery.

Regards,
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