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Ate melted plastic while pregnant

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Plastic fumes:preg: Whenever chemical or potentially toxic fumes occur, immediately increase ventilation and leave the affected area until cleared of the fumes. Short ex ... Read More

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A 13-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: Unlikely that a single ingestion of plastic will affect your pregnancy. In fact there's little direct evidence of this being harmful, it's under resea ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Melted plastic: Small amounts of melted plastic are harmless, and will not result in birth defects or perceivable problems.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: If the fumes generated by the melting plastic were so minimal that you were unaware of the problem, it is unlikely that should be any harm.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
44 years experience Family Medicine
IUD pregnancy: The answer is yes, it is possible (it is always possible for something to go wrong, but I have seen a number of such cases). With that said, the chanc ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
The penis: usually works fine. Why use a turkey baster?
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Rubinstein
42 years experience General Practice
No: Abstinence prevents pregnancy. Everything else can cause pregnancy. Plastic wrap on penis with no sex will work. Plastic wrap on penis without penet ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not a problem: The plastic smell from the toaster will not harm your baby. It sounds, though, like you should take the toaster back to where you bought it and get a ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Jarrard
21 years experience General Surgery
Don't worry too much: At the risk of sounding trite, 'this too shall pass.' as long as the particles were small and not any toxic material, they will pass out in a few day ... Read More
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