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Here are some articles and research for your review:

Breastfeeding Improvement Following Tongue-tie and Lip-tie Release: A Prospective Cohort Study Laryngoscope Journal of Otolaryngology, 2016

Frenulotomy for Breastfeeding Infants with Ankyloglossia: Effect on Milk Removal and Sucking Mechanism as Imaged by Ultrasound Journal of Pediatrics, 2008

Speech and Feeding Improvements in Children After Posterior Tongue-Tie Release: A Case Series International Journal of Clinical Pediatrics, 2018

Parental Perception of Speech and Tongue Mobility in Three-year Olds after Neonatal Frenotomy International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 2014

Frenotomy in Infants with Tongue-Tie and Breastfeeding Problems Journal of Human Lactation, 2018 

The Effects of Frenotomy on Breastfeeding Journal of Applied Oral Science, 2015

Efficacy of Neonatal Release of Ankyloglossia: a Randomized Trial Journal of Pediatrics, 2011  

A Double-blind, Randomized, Controlled Trial of Tongue-tie Division and its Immediate Effect on Breastfeeding Journal of Breastfeeding Medicine, 2012

Infant Gastroesophageal Reflux (GER): Benign Infant Acid Reflux of Just Plain Aerophagia? International Journal of Child Health and Nutrition, 2016

Infant Reflux and Aerophagia Associated with the Maxillary Lip-tie and Ankyloglossia (Tongue-tie) Journal of Clinical Lactation, 2011 


Aerophagia Induced Reflux in Breastfeeding Infants With Ankyloglossia and Shortened Maxillary Labial Frenula (Tongue and Lip Tie) International Journal of Clinical Pediatrics, 2016

No Effect of Proton Pump Inhibitors on Crying and Irritability in Infants: Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials Journal of Pediatrics 2015


Relationship Between the Lingual Frenulum and Craniofacial Morphology in Adults.  American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2011

Short Lingual Frenulum and Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children International Journal of Pediatric Research, 2015


Research Review: Are There Any Benefits to Performing an Early Frenotomy on Newborns? 

The Evidence Suggests Treating Tongue Tie for Breastfeeding Problems 

Is My Baby Tongue-Tied?

Tethered Oral Tissues The Assessment and Diagnosis of the Tongue and Upper Lip Ties in Breastfeeding 

How Tongue Tie Affects Breastfeeding Mechanics 

Rethinking Tongue Tie Anatomy, Anterior vs. Posterior is Irrelevant 

Weight Gain is Not the Only Marker of Successful Breastfeeding 

Low Milk Supply and Tongue Tie – Closely Connected 

The Tongue's Role In Pediatric Sleep Disorders and Skeletal Growth and Development