Ankyloglossia with deviation of the epiglottis and larynx.

  title={Ankyloglossia with deviation of the epiglottis and larynx.},
  author={Susumu Mukai and Chiaki Mukai and Katsuyuki Asaoka},
  journal={The Annals of otology, rhinology & laryngology. Supplement},
We observed ankyloglossia to be usually accompanied by displacement of the epiglottis and larynx. Infants with this disease developed dyspnea and skin and hair abnormalities. In addition, they had other symptoms, such as a dark forehead, a frowning expression, a dark color around the lips, scanty eyebrows, swelling around the palpebrae, harsh respiratory sounds, hard crying, snoring, and frequent yawning. In spite of these abnormalities, they had been considered to be healthy by their… CONTINUE READING