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14 month old dug in diaper and ate poop...

Should I call the pediatric after hours? What should I do?

 
Diamond2010

Asked by Diamond2010 at 11:14 PM on Apr. 26, 2011 in Kids' Health

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Answers (11)
  • i read somewhere as long as it was their own poo its ok ...if it was someone elses or an animals then u have to be concerend
    ilovemyboys84

    Answer by ilovemyboys84 at 8:09 PM on May. 28, 2011

  • I am not sure I'd call..... I am sure it tasted HORRIBLE and she spat out the little bit that actually entered the mouth
    hibbingmom

    Answer by hibbingmom at 11:23 PM on Apr. 26, 2011

  • Lol, he didn't spit the poop out he actually kept it and his mouth and said mmmm.... Everytime he says mmm we know he has something in his mouth. Lol. I think I'm going to call the pediatric after hours service though thanks for the advice.
    Diamond2010

    Comment by Diamond2010 (original poster) at 11:34 PM on Apr. 26, 2011

  • Yeah I'd ask for advice, my neice did this once but the doc. said she was fine if she didn't swallow it, and she didn't. So she was fine, but def. take her in if you think he swallowed it.
    amberpatterson

    Answer by amberpatterson at 7:16 PM on Apr. 30, 2011

  • yuck! I hope he never does that again
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 6:24 PM on May. 3, 2011

  • Mine did it once, and I didn't call doctor. She was ok, but I was young and stupid. I think now I'd call just to be safe.
    elasmimi

    Answer by elasmimi at 8:45 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • I think they usually say that if its their OWN poo its ok... but its still gross.
    Aqua_Jen

    Answer by Aqua_Jen at 9:27 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • call your doctor just be safe
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 10:59 AM on May. 9, 2011

  • Ewww!! I would call your dr, just to be safe.
    Sarahb21

    Answer by Sarahb21 at 10:23 PM on May. 15, 2011

  • yuck I would call
    Jerichos_Mommy

    Answer by Jerichos_Mommy at 3:36 AM on May. 21, 2011

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