tooth ligation

tooth li·ga·tion

the binding together of teeth with wire for stabilization and immobilization after traumatic injury or orthognathic surgery, or during periodontal therapy.
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tooth li·ga·tion

(tūth lī-gāshŭn)
Binding together of teeth with wire for stabilization and immobilization after traumatic injury or orthognathic surgery, or during periodontal therapy.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012