Ankyloglossia

Known as: ties tongue, Ankyloglossia [Disease/Finding], tongue-tie 
A severe congenital restriction of TONGUE movement, resulting from fusion or adherence of the tongue to the floor of the mouth. In partial… (More)
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2011
2011
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BACKGROUND: Ankyloglossia has been associated with a variety of infant-feeding problems. Frenotomy commonly is performed for… (More)
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2007
2007
Ankyloglossia (tongue-tie) is a congenital anomaly with a prevalence of 4-5% and characterized by an abnormally short lingual… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE Ankyloglossia ("tongue-tie") occurs in nearly 5% of neonates, but its clinical significance relating to breast-feeding… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES To provide diagnostic criteria for ankyloglossia in children by anatomical measurements; to investigate the… (More)
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2004
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2004
The physiological role of an orphan G protein-coupled receptor, LGR5, was investigated by targeted deletion of this seven… (More)
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2004
2004
This study assessed indications for and safety and outcome of simple division of tongue tie without an anesthetic. There were 215… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECTIVE Ankyloglossia in breastfeeding infants can cause ineffective latch, inadequate milk transfer, and maternal nipple pain… (More)
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2001
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2001
Formation of the secondary palate is a complex step during craniofacial development. Disturbance of the events affecting… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVES To determine the incidence of ankyloglossia (tongue-tie) in the well-baby population, and to determine whether… (More)
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1999
1999
The tongue is an important oral structure that affects speech, the position of teeth, periodontal tissue, nutrition, swallowing… (More)
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