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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 129-132

A case of ankyloglossia


1 Department of Periodontology, MGVM K.B.H. Dental College and Hospital, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
2 Vinay Heart Clinic, Nashik, Maharashtra, India

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Dipali Chaudhari
Department of Periodontology, MGVM K.B.H. Dental College and Hospital, Nashik, Maharashtra
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/jorr.jorr_40_19

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Ankyloglossia or tongue-tie is the result of a short, tight, lingual frenulum causing difficulty in speech articulation due to limitation in tongue movement. In this article, we have reported a 22-year-old male with tongue-tie who complained of difficulty in speech following which he underwent frenectomy procedure under local anesthesia without any complications. Finally, he was given speech therapy sessions.


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