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Oropharyngeal blood blisters are known as angina bullosa haemorrhagica

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: (Published 31 May 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1625
  1. John Gibson, Clinical lecturera
  1. a University of Glasgow, Glasgow G2 3JZ

    Editor—Stephen Price and T B Hassan comment on a patient with a sizeable palatal haematoma; eating confectionery does not usually lead to this degree of oral mucosal trauma.1 The condition is known as angina bullosa haemorrhagica, a term first …

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