palatoglossal


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palatoglossal

 [pal″ah-to-glos´al]
pertaining to the palate and 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.

pal·a·to·glos·sal

(pal'ă-tō-glos'ăl),
Relating to the palate and the tongue or to the palatoglossus muscle.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

pal·a·to·glos·sal

(pal'ă-tō-glos'ăl)
Relating to the palate and the tongue, or to the palatoglossus muscle.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

pal·a·to·glos·sal

(pal'ă-tō-glos'ăl)
Relating to palate and tongue or to palatoglossus muscle.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Mean distance between palatopharyngeal and palatoglossal arches were 1.550.34cm and 2.700.43cm respectively.
There is very little information about the palatopharyngeal (PP) and palatoglossal (PG) arches their relations with each other with posterior wall of pharynx and with the opposite ones.
For type III and IV defects, we advocate the use of a palatoglossal flap, which is based on branches of the ascending palatine artery.
The presence of air between the tongue and hard palate will result in a radiolucent band (palatoglossal air space) over the apices of the maxillary teeth.
A triangular fold of mucous membrane extends back from the palatoglossal fold to cover the anteroinferior part of the tonsil.
anteriorly Perforation Palatoglossal arch Soft palate Otolaryngology Not required Not required intervention Sequelae Not stated Swallowing difficulties Author Hsu (10) Malik (9) Patient 29-year-old male 72-year-old male Co-morbidities Previous Myotonia congenita.
Without palatoglossal support, the soft palate tends to fall backward and narrow the airway at the nasopharyngeal introitus.
The five intra-oral areas 'trigger zones' for examination purpose include palatoglossal and palatopharyngeal folds, base of tongue, palate, uvula, and posterior pharyngeal wall.