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MP term:protruding tongue
Synonym: tongue protrusion
MP id: MP:0009908
Definition: the tongue extends out beyond the oral cavity past the lips; may be due to paralysis, oral cavity size, tongue hypoplasia or dysfunction of the hypoglossal nerve
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 +
                                                is-aincreased tongue size
                                                is-along tongue
                                                is-aprotruding tongue [MP:0009908] (18 genotypes, 18 annotations)
                                                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 +
                                is-aincreased tongue size
                                is-along tongue
                                is-aprotruding tongue [MP:0009908] (18 genotypes, 18 annotations)
                                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 +
                                                is-aincreased tongue size
                                                is-along tongue
                                                is-aprotruding tongue [MP:0009908] (18 genotypes, 18 annotations)
                                                is-ashort tongue
                                                is-atongue ankylosis

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