Hegar, Alfred

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Alfred, German gynecologist, 1830-1914.
Hegar bougie
Hegar dilators - a series of cylindrical bougies of graduated sizes used to dilate the cervical canal.
Hegar needle holder
Hegar operation
Hegar sign - softening and compressibility of the lower segment of the uterus in early pregnancy.
Mayo-Hegar needle holder
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