Fixation

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Fixation

The process of setting a price of a commodity, whether in the present or the future. See: Gold fixing.
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Open reduction and internal fixation of mandibular fracture without rigid maxillomandibular fixation.
Maxillomandibular fixation was removed after six weeks, but in cases of fractures of subcondylar region, it was removed within two weeks.
Surgical treatment of condylar fractures in children is not advocated because of a multiplicity of associated problems such as a chance of ankylosis in later life and growth disturbances associated with onsite-surgery and periods of maxillomandibular fixation (MMF).
Maxillomandibular fixation is often required intraoperatively for adequate reconstruction of facial fractures.