[A case of lingual agenesis].Minerva Stomatol. 1996 Jul-Aug; 45(7-8):359-62.MS
Lingual agenesis is a rare anomaly caused by failed morphogenesis of the lateral lingual swellings during embriogenesis. Most reported cases have been part of oromandibular limb hypogenesis syndrome (OLHS). A case of lingual agenesis associated with micrognathia and alteration of the hands is reported.