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945 Possible Causes for Small Tongue

  • Streptococcal Infection

    The incubation period of 2 to 5 days is followed by chills and fever, fiery red pharyngeal mucosa, small crypt abscesses in enlarged tonsils, and a bright red tongue with[histopathology-india.net] Minor strep A infections Throat infection Symptoms and signs of a sore throat include: swollen tonsils (two small glands found at the back of your throat, behind the tongue[hse.ie] Page last reviewed: 13/07/2011 Minor strep A infections Throat infection Symptoms and signs of a sore throat include: swollen tonsils (two small glands found at the back of[hse.ie]

  • Appendicitis

    The small appendage, located on the right side of the lower abdomen, sticks out from the colon like a protruding tongue.[healthychildren.org]

  • Tuberculosis

    On the second day all the symptoms were exacerbated; late in the evening had a proper stool from a small clyster; the night quiet.[ebooks.adelaide.edu.au] On the third day, early in the morning and until noon, he appeared to be free from fever; towards evening, acute fever, with sweating, thirst, tongue parched; passed black[ebooks.adelaide.edu.au]

  • Pierre Robin Syndrome

    […] of the tongue, cleft palate, and absence of the gag reflex and sometimes accompanied by bilateral eye defects, glaucoma, or retinal detachment[merriam-webster.com] ... small, receding chin (micrognathia) ... cleft palate ... tongue that tends to fall backward ...[ibis-birthdefects.org] Pierre Robin in 1923 is credited as being the first to describe Robin sequence: a small jaw, leading to a tongue that falls back in the throat and upper airway obstruction[stlouischildrens.org]

  • Freeman-Sheldon Syndrome

    tongue (microglossia) and jaw ( micrognathia ).[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Affected infants may also have an unusually flat middle portion of the face, a high roof of the mouth (palate), an unusually small jaw (micrognathia), an abnormally small[courageousfacesfoundation.org] Persons also have problems with their face, like small very mouth, over-crowded teeth, very high roof of the mouth, very small tongue, drooping eyelids, cross-eyed problem[fsrgroup.org]

  • Isolated Congenital Hypoglossia / Aglossia

    He had large and low-set ears, small mouth and oral cavity, high and narrow palatal arch and a rudimentary tongue. The lower alveolar ridge was prominent.[cags.org.ae] What is commonly observed in case of these malformations is a rudimentary, small tongue that stretches and lengthens if we grab it with forceps.[jmedsoc.org] MICROGLOSSIA : MICROGLOSSIA Uncommon developmental anomaly of unknown cause, characterized by an abnormally small tongue.[authorstream.com]

  • Tongue Disease

    Two more symptoms that might indicate disease are a small tongue tongue and a numb or tingling tongue, known as paresthesia.[healthfully.com] A healthy tongue is pink and covered with papillae, small nodules that are on the surface of the tongue and have a rough texture.[onlymyhealth.com] Istock A healthy tongue is typically pink and covered by small nodules.[aarp.org]

  • Tongue Ulcer

    Tongue ulcers are small whitish patches or abrasions on the tongue that are normally painless.[ic.steadyhealth.com] The lesion had started as a small painless mass on the right lateral aspect of the tongue, which gradually grew and subsequently ulcerated.[jamanetwork.com] Tongue Ulcers are often preceded by slight inflammation of small bud-like structures present on the tongue.[speedyremedies.com]

  • Isolated Congenital Hypoglossia or Aglossia

    What is commonly observed in case of these malformations is a rudimentary, small tongue that stretches and lengthens if we grab it with forceps.[jmedsoc.org] He had large and low-set ears, small mouth and oral cavity, high and narrow palatal arch and a rudimentary tongue. The lower alveolar ridge was prominent.[cags.org.ae] MICROGLOSSIA : MICROGLOSSIA Uncommon developmental anomaly of unknown cause, characterized by an abnormally small tongue.[authorstream.com]

  • Fissured Tongue

    A fissured tongue is marked by a deep, prominent groove in the middle. There may also be small furrows or fissures...[healthline.com] This presents with a small, stiff tongue.[stanfordmedicine25.stanford.edu] Grooves may connect with other grooves, separating the tongue into small lobes or sections.[webmd.com]

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