Tongue tie is a developmental anomaly.

Lingual frenum is short,thicker and fibrous

It holds the tip of the tongue close to the lower central incisors

It results in ankyloglossia. i.e. inability to protrude the tongue

Lingual frenum

MCQs

1.Which is not a feature of Tongue tie ?

A.Developmental anomaly

B.Leukoplakia

C.Ankyloglossia

D.All of the above

2.Lingual frenum is short, thicker and fibrous in ?

A.Angular Stomatitis

B.Leukoplakia

C.Cancrum oris

D.Tongue tie

1.B 2.D

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