Bassini's operation

Bassini's operation

(bə-sē′nēz, bä-)
n.
An operation for the radical correction of inguinal hernia.
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Bassini's operation has lost some popularity because of the widespread acceptance of the concept of avoiding tension during herniorrhaphy, championed by Lichtenstein.