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Radical Operation For Hernia

Correct spelling for radical operation for hernia

Medical definition of radical operation for hernia:

An o. by which the hernia is reduced, and the canal through which the gut descended is obliterated.

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A method of diagnosis of pregnancy: with the tip of the forefinger in the vagina, a sharp tap is made against the lower segment of the uterus; the embryo, if present, is tossed upward, and if the finger is retained in place will presently be felt to strike against the wall of the uterus as it falls back. ...

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