glossoncus

Any swelling involving the tongue, including neoplasms. [glosso- + G. onkos, mass, tumor]

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glos·son·cus (glos-ongґkəs) [glosso- + Gr. onkos mass] a swelling of the tongue.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Glossoncus — (v. gr.), Zungengeschwulst …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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