Removing a splinter from a parent:

Removing a splinter from a parent:[1]

It is [Rabbinically[2]] forbidden for a son to remove a splinter that is stuck within the skin of his father [or mother] due to that one may come to cause him a wound in the process.


[1] Michaber 241:3; Rambam Mamrim 5:7; Sanhedrin 84b

[2] See Sanhedrin 84b; Ran ibid; Sheilasos Mishpatim; Beis Yosef

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