Capital & Coast DHB Women's Health Obstetrics & Maternity Service
Tongue-tie or ankyloglossia is a condition where a thin piece of membrane under the baby’s tongue, called the lingual frenulum, is abnormally short. The tongue may appear heart shaped, forked or look tethered at the tip.
- Tongue-Tie (PDF, 380.9 KB)
- Guidance for parents in the event of bleeding post tongue tie (PDF, 82.1 KB)