Ankyloglossia and Other Ties: What is the Evidence?
Session Type: On-demand
Topic(s): Otolaryngology; Breastfeeding
The evaluation and treatment of tongue and lip ties is a rapidly evolving topic and is hotly debated. The performance of frenotomies has outpaced the evidence to support ever-widening indications, with concern that many undergo unnecessary procedures, while diverting attention from larger problems such as inadequate breastfeeding support.