Tongue Entrapment in an Aluminum Juice Can Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-HIV Agents
  • Contraception
  • HIV Infections
  • Medroxyprogesterone Acetate
  • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

abstract

  • Tongue entrapment in bottles and cans is rare, but occurs. The following is a case report of a 10-year-old female who got her tongue entrapped in an aluminum juice can. The anatomy of the tongue, complications from injury, and a proposed removal procedure are described.

publication date

  • April 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.pec.0000121245.99242.2e

PubMed ID

  • 15057180

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 242

end page

  • 3

volume

  • 20

number

  • 4