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MP term:decreased tongue size
Synonym: microglossia
Synonym: reduced tongue size
Synonym: small tongue
MP id: MP:0009907
Alternate id: MP:0006255
Definition: reduced size of the mobile mass of muscular tissue and surrounding epithelial tissue occupying the cavity of the mouth and forming part of the floor
Number of paths to term: 3

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-acraniofacial phenotype
                is-aabnormal craniofacial morphology
                        is-aabnormal facial morphology
                                is-aabnormal mouth morphology
                                        is-aabnormal tongue morphology
                                                is-aabnormal tongue epithelium morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal tongue foramen cecum morphology
                                                is-aabnormal tongue frenulum morphology
                                                is-aabnormal tongue muscle morphology
                                                is-aabsent tongue
                                                is-abifid tongue +
                                                is-adecreased tongue size [MP:0009907] (23 genotypes, 23 annotations)
                                                        is-atongue hypoplasia
                                                is-aincreased tongue size
                                                is-along tongue
                                                is-aprotruding tongue
                                                is-ashort tongue
                                                is-atongue ankylosis


mammalian phenotype
        is-adigestive/alimentary phenotype
                is-aabnormal digestive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal tongue morphology
                                is-aabnormal tongue epithelium morphology +
                                is-aabnormal tongue foramen cecum morphology
                                is-aabnormal tongue frenulum morphology
                                is-aabnormal tongue muscle morphology
                                is-aabsent tongue
                                is-abifid tongue +
                                is-adecreased tongue size [MP:0009907] (23 genotypes, 23 annotations)
                                        is-atongue hypoplasia
                                is-aincreased tongue size
                                is-along tongue
                                is-aprotruding tongue
                                is-ashort tongue
                                is-atongue ankylosis


mammalian phenotype
        is-agrowth/size/body phenotype
                is-aabnormal head morphology
                        is-aabnormal facial morphology
                                is-aabnormal mouth morphology
                                        is-aabnormal tongue morphology
                                                is-aabnormal tongue epithelium morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal tongue foramen cecum morphology
                                                is-aabnormal tongue frenulum morphology
                                                is-aabnormal tongue muscle morphology
                                                is-aabsent tongue
                                                is-abifid tongue +
                                                is-adecreased tongue size [MP:0009907] (23 genotypes, 23 annotations)
                                                        is-atongue hypoplasia
                                                is-aincreased tongue size
                                                is-along tongue
                                                is-aprotruding tongue
                                                is-ashort tongue
                                                is-atongue ankylosis

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