Black Hairy Tongue

  • Written by  The New England Journal Of Medicine
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Black Hairy Tongue

A 55-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital after sustaining a severe crush injury to both legs in a motor vehicle accident, The New England Journal Of Medicine reports.

A polymicrobial wound infection developed, and she received treatment with intravenous meropenem and oral minocycline. Black discoloration of her tongue was observed within 1 week after treatment was started.

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