Hypoglossia

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Hypoglossia

  1. 1. Hypoglossia Ingrid Natali Vannessa Hernandez Margarita Chen 1 st Period Anatomy Honors
  2. 2. What is Hypoglossia? <ul><li>Short, incompletely developed tongue </li></ul><ul><li>Can occur either as an isolated malformation or an association with other deformities such as </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hypodactylia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Peromelia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Micrognathia </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. WHO? WHEN?
  4. 4. Case Study
  5. 5. Symptoms <ul><li>Underdeveloped tongue </li></ul><ul><li>Feeding problems </li></ul><ul><li>Breathing problems </li></ul><ul><li>Speech problems </li></ul><ul><li>Swallowing problems </li></ul><ul><li>Missing teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Tooth enamel defects </li></ul>
  6. 6. Where? <ul><li>Cranial nerves </li></ul><ul><li>Spleen and gonads </li></ul><ul><li>Arms </li></ul><ul><li>Hands </li></ul><ul><li>Jaws and face </li></ul>
  7. 7. Treatments <ul><li>Speech therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Orthodontic treatment </li></ul><ul><li>Also can go to the doctors dealing with ears, nose, and throat </li></ul>
  8. 8. Works Cited <ul><li>Robert-Gnansia, E. (2005, July).  orpha.net . Retrieved February 7, 2012, from http://www.orpha.net/consor/cgi-bin/OC_Exp.php?lng=EN&Expert=989 </li></ul><ul><li>Hypoglossia. (2011). RightDiagnosis. Retrieved February 7, 2012, from http:// www.rightdiagnosis.com/h/hypoglossia/intro.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Hanhart Syndrome. (n.d.) University of Kansas Hospital. Retrieved February 7, 2012, from http:// www.kumed.com/healthwise/healthwise.aspx?DOCHWID =nord1022 </li></ul>

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