Hello, if it does not struck in your throat and reaches your stomach, your gastro-intestinal system will
digest it. Bones are rich source of calcium but they can choke you. Take care.
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Comment by Dr.Kokil Mathur on Wed 02, Feb 2011 04:53pm:
Hi! As Dr Rohit pointed out, in all probability the bone would have got digested by now. If the bone is not
stuck in the throat and goes into your stomach, the acids and digestive juices will act on it and it will then
be absorbed along the intestine. Bone is made up of calcium, other minerals, collagen and fibers and human
body can digest it without any harm. Take care!
Comment by Dr.Kokil Mathur on Thu 03, Feb 2011 06:54am:
However, on second thoughts, if at all you have abdominal pains, cramps, nausea, vomiting etc, please consult
a doctor immediately to rule any intolerance, allergy or impaction (less likely if it was a small wing bone).
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