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Aspirin induced intraoral burn: A rare case report with emphasis on its diagnosis

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Author Details: Amita Poswal*,Harsha Jain,Balram Garg,Pradeep Sharma

Volume : 6

Issue : 2

Online ISSN : 2393-9834

Print ISSN : 2320-7302

Article First Page : 172

Article End Page : 173


Introduction: We present a case of chemical burn due to use of aspirin for pain control as self-medication. A patient placed Aspirin tablet in the right posterior lingual vestibule. A diagnosis of chemical burn was made based on history and clinical examination. Patient was advised to discontinue the habit and self- medication and was treated symptomatically.

Keywords: Chemical burn, Aspirin, Recreational drugs.

Doi :-https://doi.org/10.18231/2393-9834.2018.0039