pachyglossia


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pachyglossia

 [pak″e-glos´e-ah]
abnormal thickness of the tongue.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pach·y·glos·si·a

(pak'ē-glos'ē-ă),
An enlarged, thick tongue.
[pachy- + G. glōssa, tongue]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

pachyglossia

(1) Amyloidosis of the tongue.
(2) Leukoplakia of the tongue.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

pach·y·glos·si·a

(pak'ē-glos'ē-ă)
An enlarged, thick tongue.
[G. pachy-, thick + G. glōssa, tongue]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

pach·y·glos·si·a

(pak'ē-glos'ē-ă)
An enlarged thick tongue.
[G. pachy-, thick + G. glōssa, tongue]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012