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For emergency help, a thermometer is broken. Will mercury content cause poisoning?

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It's like this. I broke the thermometer at about 10:30, and the mercury beads immediately adsorbed on the wardrobe, some on the ground. I opened the window first and put on my mask. Just wipe them off with paper in your hand and dispose of some. But I'm not sure if I came into direct contact with my skin. I'm worried because I have a wound on my hand today. When I went out to the hospital, the doctor said it was all right. Just get rid of the ventilation. Don't worry, wipe it with soapy water. Then I now wipe off the remaining mercury beads with soapy water. Now I want to ask the doctor, 1 Can the mercury content of a thermometer cause poisoning? 2. Is there a problem with a small amount of skin contact? 3. Can you sleep in the room with the window open tonight?

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