Document Type

Article

Publication Date

7-16-2020

Publication Title

BMJ Case Rep

Abstract

We describe a 40-year-old woman with severe, persistent macroglossia following prone positioning as part of treatment for COVID-19. We used the treatment method of lingual compression with satisfactory results.

Medical Subject Headings

Acute Disease; Adult; Betacoronavirus; Compression Bandages; Coronavirus Infections; Female; Humans; Macroglossia; Pandemics; Patient Positioning; Pneumonia, Viral; Saline Solution; Tongue

PubMed ID

32675133

Volume

13

Issue

7

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