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Median rhomboid glossitis

October 1, 2007  |  Brenda L. Nelson, DDS; Lester D.R. Thompson, MD, FASCP

Median rhomboid glossitis-also known as central papillary atrophy and posterior midline atrophic candidiasis-is a type of erythematous candidiasis unique to the midline posterior tongue. It occurs in as many as 1% of adults.

Burkitt's lymphoma of the base of the tongue: A case report and review of the literature

June 1, 2007  |  Steven M. Feinberg, MD; S.H. Ignatius Ou, MD, PhD; Mai Gu, MD, PhD; Terry Y. Shibuya, MD

Tongue erosions and diet cola

April 1, 2007  |  Sharon E. Jacob, MD; Tace Steele, BA

Endoscopic view of a hypermobile tongue in the nasopharynx

September 1, 2006  |  Adam J. LeVay, MD; Eiji Yanagisawa, MD

Thyroglossal duct cyst: An unusual presentation

July 1, 2006  |  Kishore Chandra Prasad, MS, DLO; Naveen Kumar Dannana, MBBS, MS; Sampath Chandra Prasad, MBBS
Most thyroglossal duct cysts are located at or very close to the midline. They generally manifest as painless...

Bilateral pleomorphic adenoma of the anterior tongue: A case report

December 1, 2005  |  Ramandeep S. Virk, MS; Harbir Hundal, MS
We report a case of bilateral pleomorphic adenoma of the anterior two-thirds of the tongue in a 38-year-old man...

Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma at the base of the tongue: An unusual location

December 1, 2005  |  Alfio J. Tincani, MD, PhD; Albina Altemani, MD, PhD; Antonio S. Martins, MD, PhD; Gilson Barreto, MD; João B. Valério, MD; André Del Negro, MD; Priscila P.C. Araújo, MD
Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma (PLGA) is a malignant neoplasm of low aggressiveness that occurs almost...

Macroglossia secondary to systemic amyloidosis: Case report and literature review

June 1, 2005  |  Sandra Doria Xavier, MD; Ivo Bussoloti Filho, PhD; Helena Müller, MD
Amyloidosis is characterized by an abnormal extracellular deposition of amyloid in different tissues and organs...

Radiation-induced sarcoma of the base of the tongue

November 1, 2004  |  Jason Hamilton, MD; Sofia Avitia, MD; Ryan F. Osborne, MD; Jimmy J. Brown, MD

Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome and fetal rhabdomyoma: A case study

October 1, 2004  |  Joseph Watson, DO; Kalpana Depasquale, DO; Mahmoud Ghaderi, DO; Seth Zwillenberg, MD
Fetal rhabdomyoma is not generally considered part of nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome. However, a...

Pleomorphic adenoma of the base of the tongue

September 1, 2004  |  Sandeep Berry, MRCS; Huey Tay, FRCS; Carlos P. Puentes, MRC(Path)
We describe a rare case of pleomorphic adenoma involving the base of the tongue and adjacent valleculae...


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