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Top 2 Abnormally Large Tongue Causes

  1. 1.Beckwith - Wiedemann Syndrome

    Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome is a congenital (present from birth) growth disorder that causes large body size, large organs, and other symptoms.

    You should visit your primary care physician who will coordinate your care with a specialist. This is a rare condition that can affect many body parts in unpredictable ways, and treatment is focused on addressing these individual issues if they are present.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    one side of the body that is growing more than the other side, having more than 10 fingers or toes, developmental delay, abnormally large tongue
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  2. 2.Amyloidosis

    Amyloidosis is a condition where a protein, called amyloid, deposits in the body's tissues and organs (commonly the heart and kidneys). This can lead to dysfunction and damage in these tissues and organs.

    You should visit your primary care physician in the next few days. Blood, tissue, and imaging tests can be completed to confirm the diagnosis. If confirmed, a treatment plan can be made to manage the effects of the disease. Results vary with treatment and are dependent on the extent of the deposits.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    fatigue, shortness of breath, diarrhea, unintentional weight loss, dizziness
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Abnormally Large Tongue

  • Q.Have you been feeling more tired than usual, lethargic or fatigued despite sleeping a normal amount?
  • Q.Did your mother undergo fertility treatment when she had you?
  • Q.If you can remember, were you delivered early, on time, or late?
  • Q.How long has your mouth been swollen?

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Abnormally Large Tongue Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced abnormally large tongue were most often matched with:

    • 33% Beckwith - Wiedemann Syndrome
    • 33% Amyloidosis

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