intermaxillary

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intermaxillary

(ˌɪntəmækˈsɪlərɪ; ˌɪntəˈmæksɪlərɪ)
adj
1. (Anatomy) situated between the maxillae
2. (Anatomy) relating to or belonging to the intermaxilla
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In our study, disturbances of occlusion were treated by intermaxillary traction for 1 week for 5 patients and intermaxillary fixation for three weeks in 1 patient in Group I, whereas in Group-II intermaxillary traction was applied in 3 patients for a week.