Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry                           
Year : 2007  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 46--48

Aglossia: A case report


Prashant Kumar, KK Chaubey 
 Department of Periodontology, Patna Dental College and Hospital, Patna, India

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Prashant Kumar
403, Shiv Indralaya Apartment, 138, North Anand Puri, West Boring Canal Road, Patna
India

A female child of 4 years with congenital absence of tongue has been described. This anomaly is usually associated with other congenital defects particularly limb and other cranio-facial defects. But in this case, the child enjoys the normal life, the unusual absence of tongue; she used to go to school play around with her friends and had a comparable I.Q.


How to cite this article:
Kumar P, Chaubey K K. Aglossia: A case report.J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 2007;25:46-48


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Kumar P, Chaubey K K. Aglossia: A case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent [serial online] 2007 [cited 2022 May 24 ];25:46-48
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