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Macroglossia

Known as: Tongue hypertrophy, Lingual hypertrophy, Hypertrophy of tongue 
The presence of an excessively large tongue, which may be congenital or may develop as a result of a tumor or edema due to obstruction of lymphatic… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) occurs in approximately 1:2,000 to 1:4,000 newborns. The clinical manifestations are often subtle… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Purpose of the Study:To evaluate the feasibility, tolerability and efficacy of tongue base management by means of transoral… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Upper airway surgery is an important treatment option for patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), particularly for those who… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) is a model imprinting disorder resulting from mutations or epimutations affecting imprinted… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The objective was to investigate the local side-effects of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) in daily life in asthmatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Maintenance of airway patency and oxygenation are the main objectives of face-mask ventilation. Because the incidence… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The recessive autosomal disorder known as ICF syndrome (for immunodeficiency, centromere instability and facial anomalies… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We studied a detailed somatosensory representation map of the human primary somatosensory cortex using magnetoencephalography… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The interaction between craniofacial structure assessed by lateral cephalometry, and tongue, soft palate, and upper airway size… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Two 5-month-old male Domestic Shorthair littermates showed general skeletal muscle hypertrophy, multifocal submucosal lingual… Expand
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