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January 1985

Radiographic Contrast Medium-Induced Glossitis

Author Affiliations

From the Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia.

Arch Intern Med. 1985;145(1):171-172. doi:10.1001/archinte.1985.00360010217043

• A new complication of intravenous radiographic contrast medium administration is recognized: severe glossitis. The pathophysiology of adverse reactions to contrast media is briefly reviewed.

(Arch Intern Med 1985;145:171-172)