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On Monday, the doctor on rounds scraped off a scab that formed. After the doctor left, the Whittingtons noted what appeared to be a string or stick emerging from the spot. They left it alone, since the doctor hadn't done anything to it, Aaron said.
When Mya's pediatrician visited later that evening, however, she asked what it was. She then put on a pair of gloves and plucked a 2-inch-long black feather from the swollen area of the child's neck.
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Originally posted by MmmPie
Seriously though, what a strange story! I was unaware that the human body could spit out large objects through the skin. Is this realistic theory or are the Doctors just reaching? I ask, because I'd never heard of this happening on this scale.
Originally posted by NowanKenubi
reply to post by MmmPie
People exposed to the Nagasaki and Hiroshima atomic explosions, and survived, had glass coming out of their bodies even 50 years after the explosions... So yes, the body can reject things thru the skin.
I had a broken tooth, and a few months after the extraction, I was feeling things on my gum that were shards of thooth, coming out about 6 months later...