Freund operation

Freund op·er·a·tion

(froynd),
1. total abdominal hysterectomy for uterine cancer;
2. chondrotomy to relieve Freund anomaly.

Freund op·er·a·tion

(froynd op-ĕr-ā'shŭn)
1. Total abdominal hysterectomy for uterine cancer.
2. Chondrotomy to relieve Freund anomaly.

Freund,

Wilhelm A., German gynecologist, 1833-1918.
Freund anomaly - a narrowing of the upper aperture of the thorax by shortening of the first rib and its cartilage.
Freund operation - (1) total abdominal hysterectomy for uterine cancer; - (2) chondrotomy to relieve Freund anomaly.