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Glossal hamartoma in tuberous sclerosis
  1. Sam Amin,
  2. Finbar J K O'Callaghan
  1. Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sam Amin, Paediatric Neurology, University of Bristol, UBHT Education Centre, Upper Maudlin Centre, Bristol BS2 8AE, UK; drsam05{at}

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Our patients are aged 17 and 16 years old, figures 1 and 2 respectively. They both have a diagnosis of tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC). Among other stigmata of TSC, they have glossal hamartomas as shown in figures 1 and 2.

Figure 1

Shows glossal hamartoma in centre of the tongue.

Figure 2

Shows pedunculated …

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