[ hur-nee-uh-plas-tee ]
/ ˈhɜr ni əˌplæs ti /

noun, plural her·ni·o·plas·ties. Surgery.

an operation for the repair of a hernia.


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Origin of hernioplasty

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Medical definitions for hernioplasty

[ hûrnē-ə-plăs′tē ]


Surgical correction of a hernia.
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