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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
31 years experience Internal Medicine
You will be fine : It will come out in your feces POO POO
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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Quit worrying: Small pieces of plastic from spatula are not toxic. It is food grade plastic, you can't digest it. You didn't consume enough to hurt you in anyway.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Childs
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Is it not toxic: The spatulas should not be toxic. I would not have any concerns.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Probable tendinitis: Rest and local heat plus time will help you. Puppies heal quickly.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Probably not: Keep the area clean, wash with warm soaks and non detergent soaps. I would prefer a topical antibiotic like bacitracin , Neosporin or triple antibioti ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
24 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: These symptoms can be sign serous neurologic problem. You should be evaluated as soon as possible!
A female asked:
Dr. Aimee Barton
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If you mean...: for your health, no. It is simply another sample of cells. It will do no harm to you. Good luck!
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Glad you went: It sounds like you have the answer to your diagnosis. Strep throat pain can indeed radiate to the draw. As far as the spatula test is concerned, pleas ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No, it does not. Not at all. No proof of that and no known mechanism behind that idea.

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