23rd February 2018, Volume 131 Number 1470

Ahmed Abu-Zaid, Nabil Al-Zaher

A 30-year-old man presented with a two-month history of tongue discolouration. Past medical history was negative for skin disorders. Physical examination of the oral cavity revealed general poor dentition with…

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Ahmed Abu-Zaid, College of Graduate Health Sciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, United States; Nabil Al-Zaher, Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Correspondence

Dr Ahmed Abu-Zaid, College of Graduate Health Sciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 910 Madison Ave, Memphis, Tennessee, United States.

Correspondence Email

aabuzaid@live.com

Competing Interests

Nil.

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