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A 22-year-old female asked:

Swallowed lots of water and through nose at water park. couldnt breath for second after first time, had to cough. concerns about dry drowning later?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
I wouldn't: Your epiglottis worked as it was designed to block the airway from having water run in. It then relaxed.
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