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Had Retanoic Acid Peel 2 Days Ago, Just Found out I'm 7 Wks Pregnant, Should I be Concerned?

Just found out I'm 7 weeks pregnant. Should I be concerned of there being any permanent side effects? 

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Don't panic.

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I recommend that you discuss the situation with your obstetrician and if appropriate consult a neonatologist.  They will be able discuss the risks and options available to you.  Skin absorption is relatively low so this may not be considered a significant exposure.

Los Angeles Oculoplastic Surgeon
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