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accidentally swallowed a hair

i'm 21yrs old girl. i accidentally swallowed a hair of medium length(6 to 7inch long) which was mixed up with my food. does it cause any problem or will be excreated out? pls help me...


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1330108 tn?1333677304
This is a pregnancy forum for questions related to pregnancy. But to answer your question no it isn't a problem it's just gross
938326 tn?1300878804
It should be passed ok...After all the churning in your stomache(if the stomach acid hasnt eroded it) it will be bunched up likely and pass, My daughter (10 months) just passed on of my hairs which was probably 11'' in length. She is fine.
1486020 tn?1354028475
I'm a hairstylist and I eat/sleep/breath hair. I've had no problems at all.
1486020 tn?1354028475
*breathe
1222635 tn?1366396286
i dont understand why this would worry you? people swallow things all the time that aren't food and are just fine.
if you're pregnant it still wont matter.
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