Congenital hypothyroidism presenting as isolated macroglossia in a term neonate: A case report

  • Laxman Basani
  • Roja Aepala
Keywords: Congenital hypothyroidism, Macroglossia, Neonate

Abstract

Macroglossia is a clinical condition in which the tongue protrudes beyond the teeth or alveolar ridge during resting posture, or there is an impression of a tooth on the lingual border with the mouth open. True macroglossia occurs in hypothyroidism, Beckwith

Published
2018-03-19
How to Cite
Basani, L., & Aepala, R. (2018). Congenital hypothyroidism presenting as isolated macroglossia in a term neonate: A case report. Indian Journal of Child Health, 5(3), 225-227. Retrieved from http://atharvapub.net/index.php/IJCH/article/view/810
Section
Case Reports