Halsted's operation

[hôlstədz, -stĕdz′]

n.

An operation for the radical correction of inguinal hernia.
radical mastectomy

Nearby words

  1. hematin,
  2. hematin chloride,
  3. hematine,
  4. hematinemia,
  5. hematinic,
  6. hemato-,
  7. hematoblast,
  8. hematocele,
  9. hematocephaly,
  10. hematochezia


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