Can iron piece be inside my body.

Patient : Iam working in a watch manufacturing company. while overhauling the machine it released some pieces suddenly. very mini piece. it went inside my chin. its a very mini piece like mustard. can that be in my body for life time without creating any harm in my daily life. are there any chances of iron getting rusted inside and subsequent reactions of it. or does it has to be removed. pls suggest.
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