TITLE

posthioplasty

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1740
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition for the term "posthioplasty" is presented. It refers to the plastic surgery of the prepuce or foreskin.
ACCESSION #
21241779

 

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