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Tongue Ties in Older Children and Adults

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Tongue tie (otherwise known as ankyloglossia) is when the tip of the tongue is anchored to the floor of the mouth.

There are varying degrees of a tongue tie in which some will require attention from a practitioner while some will not. A Tongue tie may extend all the way to the tip or it may extend partially to the tip resulting in a partial tongue tie. There is also a condition called posterior tongue tie in which the tongue tie is hidden under the tongue lining.

Challenges a person with a tongue tie may face include:

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