wire splint

wire splint

1. a device for stabilizing teeth loosened by accident or by a periodontal condition in the maxilla or mandible.
2. a device for reducing and stabilizing maxillary or mandibular fractures; it is applied to both jaws, with its two components connected by intermaxillary wires or rubber bands.

wire splint

(wīr splint)
1. Device for stabilizing teeth loosened by trauma or by a periodontal condition in maxilla or mandible.
2. Device for reducing and stabilizing maxillary or mandibular fractures; applied to both jaws, with its two components connected by intermaxillary wires or rubber bands.
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During the first appointment when the patient presented, the fractured fragment was held with finger pressure into its original position and was stabilized to adjacent teeth with composite wire splint for one week (Fig.
He was seen the day of the accident by his family dentist and a composite resin-stainless steel wire splint was applied to the traumatised tooth.
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