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Frenuloplasty is a procedure in which a doctor clips the
tissue (lingual frenulum) that attaches the tongue to the floor of the mouth.
Stitches are used to close the triangular-shaped wound. And pressure
may be applied to stop any bleeding.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerChuck Norlin, MD - Pediatrics
Current as ofNovember 20, 2015
Current as of:
November 20, 2015
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Chuck Norlin, MD - Pediatrics
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