J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2020 Jan 29;78(1):87-90. Epub 2019 Aug 29.
Researcher, Program on Integrated Dental Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Cuiabá, Cuiabá, Brazil; Staff and Academic Coordinator, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, General Hospital of Cuiabá, Cuiabá, Brazil; and Visiting Researcher, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL. Electronic address:
Ankyloglossia superior is an exceedingly rare congenital condition that consists of a connection between the tongue and hard palate. This abnormality is considered part of the ankyloglossia superior syndrome when found with other malformations such as limb deformities, gastrointestinal malformation, and cleft palate. Ankyloglossia superior can also be associated with other known syndromes. Read More