microgenia

microgenia

 [mi″kro-je´ne-ah]
abnormal smallness of the chin.

mi·cro·gen·i·a

(mī'krō-jēn'ē-ă),
Abnormal smallness of the chin resulting from the underdevelopment of the mental symphysis.
[micro- + G. geneion, chin]

mi·cro·gen·i·a

(mīkrōjēnē-ă)
Abnormal smallness of the chin resulting from underdevelopment of the mandibular symphysis.
[micro- + G. geneion, chin]

mi·cro·gen·i·a

(mīkrō-jēnē-ă)
Abnormal chin smallness resulting from underdevelopment of mental symphysis.

microgenia (mī´krōjē´nēə),

n an abnormal smallness of the chin.

microgenia

abnormal smallness of the chin.
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For example, patients seeking mentoplasty should be assessed for micrognathia as well as microgenia.
Her diagnoses included bilateral ICR of the TMJs, anteroposterior mandibular hypoplasia, maxillary posterior vertical hypoplasia, anteroposterior microgenia, high occlusal and mandibular plane angles, and class II occlusion with an open bite (Figure 3a).
Anterior midline neck webbing with microgenia and symphyseal exostosis.