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Do you have pica only in pregnancy?
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
I know that kids, particularly with iron deficency anema can exhibit pica.

In brief: No
I know that kids, particularly with iron deficency anema can exhibit pica.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Michelle Mccusker
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Pica/anemia
Pica is often seen in pregnancy but this is due to anemia found with pregnancy.
Pica takes many forms. This is not a pregnancy "craving" and some types of pica can be dangerous. Pica should be evaluated whenever it occurs.

In brief: Pica/anemia
Pica is often seen in pregnancy but this is due to anemia found with pregnancy.
Pica takes many forms. This is not a pregnancy "craving" and some types of pica can be dangerous. Pica should be evaluated whenever it occurs.
Dr. Michelle Mccusker
Dr. Michelle Mccusker
Thank
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