Bell's operation

Bell's operation

An obsolete procedure consisting in the division of sensory nerve trunks of the anus to control recalcitrant pruritus ani, a condition which appears to respond well to low caudal block, or if severe, chemical sympathectomy.
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But hopefully next year I will have a good, long season and score and provide asmany goals as I can." Although Bell's operation went well, he revealed it was far from straightforward.
Parent company United Distillers and Vintners are closing down their Perth headquarters and relocating the Bell's operation to Harlow, Essex, with the loss of up to 160 jobs.
The controversial decision to move Bell's operation to England is a result of a global merger between once- bitter rivals Guinness and GrandMet.
As President and CEO since July 2008, he has revitalized Bell as the industry's broadband growth leader, efficiently investing billions in capital to build out Canada's most advanced all-fibre network connections and its best national mobile network, enhancing Bell Media's position as Canada's top multimedia company, improving customer service and greatly enhancing the cost-competitiveness of Bell's operations.
Commissioners removed from debate Alltel's complaint of faulty interconnections between the incumbent carrier and its competitors and resolved it with a compact guaranteeing improvement in Southwestern Bell's operations, support systems facilities and a schedule for payments in the event of delays.