Vets remove 3kg of tongue from bear
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Vets remove 3kg of tongue from bear

23 October 2017 Last updated at 16:19 BST

A bear with a massively swollen tongue has been operated on by a team of vets in Myanmar.

Nyan htoo had been suffering from a mystery illness since he was a cub.

He is said to be "recovering well" after his four-hour operation by a team including Heather Bacon from the University of Edinburgh.