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Doctor, I can taste the local anaesthetic through my forehead!
  1. John Victor Williams
  1. Correspondence to Dr John Victor Williams, Frenchay Hospital, Bristol, BS16 1LE, UK; jw9555{at}

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A previously fit and well 19-year-old man was seen on the Emergency Department with a 2-cm long laceration to the right side of the forehead. He had been kick-boxing when he was …

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