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Child swallowed pound coin

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Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

Me granddaughter is two and a half. She swallowed a dime. She seems fine. What should I do? ... View answer

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Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Do i need to take my child to the doctor if she swallowed coin ... View answer

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Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

A 32 year old female does not know if she swallowed a U.S. quarter coin or not. She will NOT go to the doctor. It has been 5 days with no symptoms and no problems. She feels good and does NOT want to go ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

My 16 month old daughter may have swallowed a coin 48 hours ago. I have been watching her stools and have yet to see the coin. Should I take her in? She had a hard time pooping today but finally was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

My granddaughter , 3yrs old swallowed a coin 5 days ago. She was just exrayed and tech confirmed ... swallow coins? What about radiation from xray and then another one 2 weeks later? ... View answer

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Sir, can you tell me what needs to be done when a child 1-2 years old swallows a coin? ... View answer

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Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

My son swallowed a coin (we think a quarter or nickel) almost 2 weeks ago. He had to go to the ER ... had regular bowel movements. Are there any side effects from the metals in the coin? Should I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Praveen MD

My seven year old granddaughter swallowed a quarter while with her mother. She came back to my son .... My son plans to call the doctor tomorrow. Will she be able to pass a coin this size? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rakesh Sharma MD

Sir my daughater about 1 year 8 months old sallows a c 50 ps coin past 4 days. We taken X ... over the coin still not come in stool. Please give my some suggetions. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Sharma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian GHAUSI MD

My 27 month old swallowed a coin last week or maybe two pennies. It was a penny and for the last ..., is this possibly related to the coin or some kind of virus. She doesn t have any fever and seems... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Santosh Kumar A MD

Hi,When a child swallows an object like coin,it will travel through the digestive tract .Most swallowed objects travel through the digestive tract and leave the body without causing...

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Approx, 25 to 29 pounds.

Dr. Kerry Pottinger MD

Hi, If she is still choking, you should take her to the ED as soon as possible. If her breathing has settled, in view of the blood, it would be advisable to take her to be checked by a doctor. If the doctor is sure the...