Gorlin sign


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Gor·lin sign

(gōr'lin),
unusual ease in touching the tip of the nose with the tongue; seen in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
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Gor·lin sign

(gōr'lin sīn)
Unusual ease in touching the tip of the nose with the tongue; greater prevalence in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
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Gorlin,

Robert James, U.S. oral pathologist, 1923–.
Gorlin sign - unusual ease in touching the tip of the nose with the tongue.
Gorlin syndrome - a syndrome of myriad basal cell nevi with development of basal cell carcinomas in adult life. Synonym(s): basal cell nevus syndrome
Gorlin-Chaudhry-Moss syndrome - craniofacial dysostosis, patent ductus arteriosus, hypertrichosis, hypoplasia of the labia majora, and dental and ocular abnormalities.
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