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lingual

Anatomy of or relating to the tongue or a part or structure resembling a tongue
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This is particularly true for lingual appliances that are more complex to reach with scalers.
New to the second edition are five chapters on incisor root resorption, lingual appliances, and wider application of orthodontic implants.
In addition, they are highly esthetic, and could thus be an effective alternative to lingual appliances.