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Greetings, While I was cooking, I used a wooden spoon. And

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While I was cooking, I used a wooden spoon. And the spoon got cracked and some of the
splinters got into the dish. I didn't realize that first. And I had a bowl of that dish. Afterwards I realized that I might have eaten some of those wood splinters. Should I be concerned? I'm 20 weeks pregnant. What can I do? Thanks so much.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  TheGermDoctor replied 5 years ago.

If you ate some small wood splinters I would not be worried- They will almost certainly just pass through your body. There is no specific worry and nothing needs to be done.


Good luck with the pregnancy.


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