A 45-year-old member asked:
How long after my child swallowed a quarter will it take to pass through her system?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 50 years experience
24-36 hours: Amazingly, children pass most of the foreign bodies uneventfully.
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Pediatrics 46 years experience
2-4 days: If this follows the normal pattern it should pass in 2-4 days.Some kids with slower motility would take longer.
2.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 12, 2015
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