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If child swallowed a penny a week ago, would it have passed through by now?

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Dr. Robin Larabee
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

But you may have missed it in the child's stool.
An xray is the only way to be sure, however most coins will pass on their own. Ask your doctor if an xray is needed.

In brief: Yes

But you may have missed it in the child's stool.
An xray is the only way to be sure, however most coins will pass on their own. Ask your doctor if an xray is needed.
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