Abstract:This paper reports a series of clinical cases of ankyloglossia in children, which
were approached by different techniques: frenotomy and frenectomy with the use of one
hemostat, two hemostats, a groove director or laser. Information on the indications,
contraindications, advantages and disadvantages of the techniques was also presented.
Children diagnosed with ankyloglossia were subjected to different surgical
procedures. The choice of the techniques was based on the age of the patient, length
of the frenulum …
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