cheilognathoglossoschisis

(redirected from chilognathoglossoschisis)

chei·lo·gnath·o·glos·sos·chi·sis

(kī'lōg-nath'ō-glos-os'ki-sis), In the diphthong gn, the g is silent only at the beginning of a word.
Associated condition of cleft lower lip and mandible, and bifid tongue.
[cheilo- + G. gnathos, jaw, + glōssa, tongue, + schisis, cleft]

cheilognathoglossoschisis

A term of waning use for bifid tongue with cleft mandible, lip and palate.

chei·lo·gnath·o·glos·sos·chi·sis

(kī'lōg-nath'ō-glos-os'ki-sis)
Associated condition of cleft lower lip and mandible and bifid tongue.
[cheilo- + G. gnathos, jaw, + glōssa, tongue, + schisis, cleft]