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Posted by: mum | 2009/01/28

petrol inhallation

how serious would it be for teenager to accidently inhale petrol while sleeping through the night which has fallen out on bedroom floor??? does he need to see doctor???

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I don't think it's serious, unless he was sleeping in this environment night after night. I don't think he needs to see a doctor if he feels fine. But if he has symptoms e.g. dizziness, headache, respiratory tract irritation or feels unwell in any way, then by all means consult your doctor.

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