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… (More)

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2009
2009
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Among peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients, nocturnal PD (NPD) is known to improve sleep apnea compared… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS The aim of this study is to quantify the correlation between a large tongue classified by the modified… (More)
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2003
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2003
Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) is a model imprinting disorder resulting from mutations or epimutations affecting imprinted… (More)
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1999
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1999
The recessive autosomal disorder known as ICF syndrome (for immunodeficiency, centromere instability and facial anomalies… (More)
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1999
1999
The aim of this work was to comprehensively evaluate the cephalometric features in Japanese patients with obstructive sleep… (More)
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1998
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1998
We studied a detailed somatosensory representation map of the human primary somatosensory cortex using magnetoencephalography… (More)
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1997
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1997
The gene IGF2, which encodes a fetal insulin-like growth factor, is imprinted, so only one of two parental copies of the gene is… (More)
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1996
1996
Macroglossia can create dentomusculoskeletal deformities, instability of orthodontic and orthognathic surgical procedures, and… (More)
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1995
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1995
The interaction between craniofacial structure assessed by lateral cephalometry, and tongue, soft palate, and upper airway size… (More)
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1993
1993
A case of severe macroglossia resulting from trauma (tongue biting) during eclampsia and causing respiratory obstruction is… (More)
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