Frenulum linguae

Known as: Tongue frenulum, frenulum tongue, Lingual Frenum 
MUCOUS MEMBRANE extending from floor of mouth to the under-surface of the tongue.
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1949-2016
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Mucoceles are benign lesions related to the minor salivary glands and their respective ducts frequently affecting oral… (More)
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2010
2010
Tongue tie, also known as ankyloglossia or ankyloglossia inferior, is a relatively common finding in pediatric surgical… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE the Assessment Tool for Lingual Frenulum Function (ATLFF) is the only available tool designed to assess newborn babies… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND About 3% of infants are born with a tongue-tie which may lead to breastfeeding problems such as ineffective latch… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE The purposes of this study were: (1) to determine whether breast-fed infants with tongue-tie have decreased rates of… (More)
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2004
2004
AIMS We studied the clinicopathological features of 11 condyloma and condyloma-like lesions of the oral cavity with an unusual… (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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2000
2000
The insertion of metal objects into intraoral and perioral sites is growing in popularity. However, there are numerous oral and… (More)
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1998
1998
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of midline diastema, tongue tie and frenum attachments amongst school… (More)
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1985
1985
Dental specialists are frequently confronted with the task of attempting to determine whether a cause and effect relationship… (More)
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