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swallowed hair
my 30 days old daughter accidentally swallowed a thin piece of hair... she is comfortable as of now.... will it cause any complications?
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A small piece of hair should not be a problem if it has been swallowed all the way.  The hair will eventually pass through the intestines and out through the stool.  
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