Tears, cuts or punctures inside the cheeks, lips or tongue. Clean and treat immediately in an urgent care centre or emergency department. Stop bleeding in soft tissues including tongue by cleaning area with running water and then compressing the injured area with gauze or cotton wool for five minutes. If necessary pull tongue forward.
Injuries to mouth soft tissues
By Mark Kelly|2014-06-27T14:54:57+00:00June 27th, 2014|Categories: |Tags: |Comments Off on Injuries to mouth soft tissues
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