1. The front portion of the head; the visage including eyes, nose, mouth, forehead, cheeks, and chin; excludes ears.facies (1) ; 2. surface
bird f. brachygnathia
cow f. facies bovina
dish f. facies scaphoidea
frog f. the appearance caused by broadening of the nose which occurs in certain cases of nasal polyps.
hippocratic f. hippocratic facies
masklike f. Parkinson's facies
moon f. the round, usually red face, with large jowls, seen in Cushing's disease or in exogenous hyperadrenocorticalism.
moon shaped f. moon facies.
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