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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Dental and Oral Health Center
Veins in your tongue
If I want to pierce my tongue myself, is their a vein in the middle of my tongue? I see the two veins on the side.
I would not do it. The tongue is a vascular organ with a lot of micro-arteries and veins; it will be a lot of bleeding. Look for professional assistance.
Alfredo Hernandez, DDS, MS
Assistant Professor of Comprehensive Care
School of Dental Medicine
Case Western Reserve University