2004-08-13-12 Macroglossia © Jeanty www.thefetus.net/
Macroglossia, video clip Philippe Jeanty, MD, PhD, Chaitali Shah, MD, Cerine Jeanty
Tennessee Women"s Care, Nashville TN
This is a video clip demonstrating a third trimester fetus with macroglossia. Note that the tongue protrudes past the alveolar ridge. The fetus had neither Down"s nor Beckwith-Wideman syndrome.
This is an ultrasound image demonstrating the macroglossia.