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269 Possible Causes for Thrust Tongue

  • Acute Alcohol Intoxication

    Perform a jaw thrust maneuver when the airway is in place to lift the jaw, and consequently the tongue , preventing airway occlusion .[emsreference.com] If there is suspicion of cervical spine trauma, use a jaw thrust maneuver. Next insert an oral or nasal airway.[emsreference.com]

  • Malocclusion

    […] muscles such as forward tongue thrust, tongue biting, and low tongue at rest.[doi.org] Tongue thrusting (pushing your tongue against your teeth) can slowly, but surely, move your teeth out of alignment.[michaelkreimerdds.com] Malocclusion may be caused by abnormal functions such as mouth breathing, tongue thrust swallowing, and unilateral chewing and by abnormal postures of oral circumferential[doi.org]

  • Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

    Often with a misaligned jaw the lower jaw thrusts forward or sidewise with “s” sounds (not ideal). (3) Have the patient open wide and close on a tongue blade (stick).[tmjoakland.com]

  • Bruxism

    A burning sensation on the tongue (see: glossodynia),[10] possibly related to a coexistent "tongue thrusting" parafunctional activity.[en.wikipedia.org] thrusting (where the tongue is pushed against the front teeth forcefully).[4] There is evidence that sleep bruxism is caused by mechanisms related to the central nervous[en.wikipedia.org] Indentations of the teeth in the tongue ("crenated tongue" or "scalloped tongue").[8] Hypertrophy of the muscles of mastication (increase in the size of the muscles that move[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Phobia

    If the gagging is made worse by a tendency to swallow tensely with pursed lips, clenched teeth and the tongue thrust forward against them, they can be taught to swallow with[anxietycare.org.uk] […] the teeth slightly apart and the tongue relaxed on the floor of mouth.[anxietycare.org.uk]

  • Tongue Disease

    Tongue ThrustingTongue thrust is a forward placement of the tongue between the anterior teeth and against the lower lip during swallowing, speaking or at rest.  It is[slideshare.net] Lesion of tongue Tongue atrophy Tongue hypertrophy Tongue lesion Tongue thrust disorder Tongue thrusting Clinical Information A finding indicating enlargement of the tongue[icd10data.com] This appearance is the result of indentations of the teeth where the tongue is habitually pressed against the teeth ("tongue thrusting", and example of oral parafunction).[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Meige Syndrome

    Typical symptoms include involuntary blinking (blepharospasms), chin thrusting, tongue protrusion, squinting, light sensitivity and muddled speech.[movementdisorders.ufhealth.org] The dominant symptoms involve involuntary eye blinking and chin thrusting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Some patients have lip pursing or tongue movements and, for a few, the movements spread into the shoulders.[web.archive.org]

  • Late-onset Depression

    […] of the pelvis (duck-like gait) Jaw swinging Repetitive chewing Rapid eye blinking Tongue thrusting Restlessness When TD is diagnosed, the health care provider will either[medlineplus.gov] Symptoms associated with tardive dyskinesia usually involve repetitive, involuntary movements such as: uncontrollable movements of the tongue, jaw, or lips writhing, twisting[secure2.convio.net] […] include uncontrollable movements of the face and body such as: Facial grimacing (commonly involving lower facial muscles) Finger movement (piano playing movements) Rocking or thrusting[medlineplus.gov]

  • Cleft Uvula

    He is considered to be an expert in tongue thrusting, tongue tie, and other problems related to tongue functions and speech.[speechpathology.com]

  • Angelman Syndrome

    Source: Physical findings include postnatal microcephaly , small flat occiput , a protruding thrusting tongue , prominent jaw , strabismus , and hypopigmentation of the skin[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu] The syndrome has oral manifestations such as diastemas, tongue thrusting, sucking/swallowing disorder, mandibular prognathism, and wide mouth.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The syndrome has oral manifestations such as diastemas, tongue thrusting, sucking/swallowing disorder, mandibular prognathism, a wide mouth, frequent drooling, and excessive[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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