Manchester operation

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Manchester operation Man·ches·ter operation (mān'chěs'tər, -chĭ-stər)
n.
A vaginal operation for prolapsed uterus consisting of cervical amputation and parametrial fixation of the cervical ligamentser of the uterus. Also called Fothergill's operation.

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