Dupuy-Dutemps operation


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Dupuy-Dutemps operation

(dü-pwē′-dü-täN′)
n.
An operation for correcting stenosis of the lacrimal duct.
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Du·puy-Du·temps op·er·a·tion

(dū-pwē' dū-tōn[h]' op-ĕr-ā'shŭn)
A modified dacryocystorhinostomy for stenosis of the lacrimal duct.
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Dupuy-Dutemps,

Louis, French ophthalmologist, 1871-1946.
Dupuy-Dutemps operation - a modified dacryocystorhinostomy for stenosis of the lacrimal duct.
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