Prolonged bleeding following tongue piercing: A case report and review of complications

R. Glenn Rosivack, Juei Yi Kao

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Abstract

The number of adolescents and young adults undergoing intraoral piercing is increasing in the United States. Numerous articles have documented complications following intraoral piercing. This article presents a case of prolonged bleeding and reviews other documented sequelae following intraoral piercing. The article may serve as a guide to dental professionals whose patients seek advice regarding these procedures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)154-156
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric dentistry
Volume25
Issue number2
StatePublished - Dec 1 2003

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dentistry(all)

Keywords

  • Bleeding
  • Oral
  • Tongue piercing

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