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can tongue piercing cause an anuerysm?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know about: An aneursym but if can cause hemorrhaging. The tongue is very vascular and puncture of a large vessel could cause uncontrolled bleeding.
Answered on Oct 12, 2013

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