subvolution

subvolution

/sub·vo·lu·tion/ (sub″vo-loo´shun) the operation of turning over a flap to prevent adhesions.

subvolution

(sŭb″vō-lū′shŭn) [″ + volutus, turning]
A method of turning over a flap surgically to prevent adhesions, particularly involving a pterygium of the eye.

subvolution

the operation of turning over a flap to prevent adhesions.