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Is it true that if you get a thorn/splinter in your foot for example, it can somehow go up into your body, into your heart, etc.? Thank you
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
There is no common circumstance where that could happen.

In brief: No
There is no common circumstance where that could happen.
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
It's a myth.
Dr. Robert Peppercorn
Dermatology
In brief: Thorn
No.

In brief: Thorn
No.
Dr. Robert Peppercorn
Dr. Robert Peppercorn
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