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Does a large tongue mean downs?

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Dr. James Sidman
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery - Pediatric
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In brief: No.

A large tongue does not mean down syndrome.
Lots of normal people have large tongues. Believe it or not, people with down syndrome don't have large tongues, they have small mouths! large tongue can be a part of other syndromes, but there are many other findings also.

In brief: No.

A large tongue does not mean down syndrome.
Lots of normal people have large tongues. Believe it or not, people with down syndrome don't have large tongues, they have small mouths! large tongue can be a part of other syndromes, but there are many other findings also.
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