RODNEY GRAHAME, M.B., M.R.C.P.; RODNEY BLUESTONE, M.B., M.R.C.P.; P. J. L. HOLT, M.B., M.R.C.P.
A 75-year-old woman suffered from giant cell arteritis and recurrent ischemic episodes of the tongue that were stopped by treatment with prednisone. This is the first time recurrent lingual ischemia has been described.
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GRAHAME R, BLUESTONE R, HOLT PJL. Recurrent Blanching of the Tongue Due to Giant Cell Arteritis. Ann Intern Med. 1968;69:781–782. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-69-4-781
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1968;69(4):781-782.
Giant Cell Arteritis/Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Neurology, Rheumatology, Vasculitides.
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