A 38-year-old female asked:
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Im 26week pregnant and broken my almagham filling i swolled the bit that broken off will my unborn baby be ok or wil anythin b passed through placenta?

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Dr. Gena Kluwe
30 years experience in Internal Medicine
If I understand ur : Question to be that you broke a filling and swallowed it; will your baby be okay? The answer is don't worry about it. It will pass through your GI tract and out through your stool. Be well.
Answered on Nov 10, 2015
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