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what happens if someone accidentally swallows a cigarette?

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Dr. Ronald Achong
17 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Probably will ok: As long as the cigarette doesn't go down the lung, the gastrointestinal tract will clear the swallowed cigarette.
Answered on Nov 10, 2012

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