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A 49-year-old member asked:

I ate several pieces of summer sausage, unaware the wrapper should be removed. i had never had it before and feel silly making such a mistake. will it simply pass through my digestive system? does that dx change depending on the casing type?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Sausage: Expect resolution in a day so. Even objects like pins usually pass through gi tract without incident.

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