What Happens If a Child Eats Styrofoam?

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If a child ate Styrofoam it would be dangerous since it could cause choking or obstruction in their stomachs. Tiny pieces however can be passed and may not cause serious harm.
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I don't see any information online about what happens if you eat Styrofoam,
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depending on how big the magnet is the child can suffer from mild internal bleeding.
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Basically she can get sick from any various bacteria that's in feces (salmonella, e. coli, etc) The symptoms will be vomiting and fever mostly (like she has food poisoning) and she
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I am very curious, and not just a little concerned, as to why you would pose a question like this to an online forum instead of contacting your doctor. Unless of course it is a spoof
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