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Hi there, I have an interesting, yet imbarrasing question...

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Hi there, I have an interesting, yet imbarrasing question... I got sick today about 30 minutes after I had my dinner and I accidentaly inhaled some of the vomit. Is it possible to get some kind of pneumonia from this even if it was only about a little more than a teaspoon?


Though it is small in amount , but the possibility of developing pneumonia can not be entirely ruled out. If you develop any symptom it will be prudent to get a consultation with doctor for examination and early intervention.

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Customer: replied 6 years ago.

Thank you Dr. SS. I appreciate the time you took to answer my question. Take care. I love It has saved me from jumping to conclusions most of the time. Best wishes.


- Steph :)