hypoglottis

hy·po·glot·tis

(hī'pō-glot'is),
The undersurface of the tongue.
Synonym(s): hypoglossis
[G. hypoglōssis, or -glōttis, undersurface of tongue, fr. hypo, under, + glōssa, tongue]

hy·po·glot·tis

(hī'pō-glot'is)
The undersurface of the tongue.
[G. hypoglōssis, or -glōttis, undersurface of tongue, fr. hypo, under, + glōssa, tongue]

hy·po·glot·tis

(hī'pō-glot'is)
Undersurface of the tongue.
[G. hypoglōssis, or -glōttis, undersurface of tongue, fr. hypo, under, + glōssa, tongue]
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The patient underwent frontal coronal resection of the hypoglottis. The specimen measured 3 cm in its largest dimension (Figure 1) and showed a polypoid, soft gray mass attached to the anterior aspect of the mucosa and protruding into the lumen.
In this article, we present a new case of laryngeal ABC that occurred in the hypoglottis. The lesion had an exophytic growth pattern, thus causing progressive obstruction of air flow, shortness of breath, and local discomfort.