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Accidental swallowing of peach pits - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hello, I'm 27 and I accidently swallowed a peach pit!
Doctor :   k
User :   Do I need to go to an ER or anything?
Doctor :   are you feeling difficulty in breathing or choking
User :   are the peaches poisionous?
User :   no, I was kinda choking on it and then I swallowed it by accident.
User :   I think I might feel it a little bit in my chest.
Doctor :   no it is not poisonous
User :   whew!
Doctor :   are you feeling any difficulty now
User :   do you think I will have any symptoms later on from digesting it?
User :   no, I feel pretty much normal
Doctor :   what was the size of the peach
User :   Actually, I have felt worse choking on a chip.
Doctor :   A medium peach (75g), has 30 Cal, 7g of carbohydrate (6g sugars and 1g fiber), 1g of protein, 140mg of potassium, and 8% of the daily value (DV) for vitamin C.

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