What is the diagnosis? Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome  Hypoglossal nerve injury  Lingual carcinoma  Sarcoidosis  Vitamin B12 deficiency

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True Denervation atrophy of the tongue following the damage to Hypoglossal Nerve/ Nucleus. Paralysis of tongue due to its attachment to Medulla Obligenta is damaged.

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Damage to the hypoglossal nucleus or hypoglossal nerve can cause denervation atrophy of the tongue, as seen in this patient. The patient had undergone right-sided radical neck dissection 7 years earlier for a malignant tumor of the right tonsil.

Damage to hypoglossal nerve

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Lingual carcinoma

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Sarcoidosis

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Hypoglossal nerve injury

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Hypoglosseal nerve palsy

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HYPOGLOSSAL NERVE. INJURY

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Hypoglossal nerve injury

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Hypoglossal nerve injury

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