Hagedorn needle

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Hag·e·dorn nee·dle

a curved surgical needle flattened on the sides.

Hagedorn needle

Etymology: Werner Hagedorn, German physician, 1831-1894
a flat surgical needle with a cutting edge near its point and a very large eye at the other end.

Hagedorn needle

[Werner Hagedorn, Ger. surgeon, 1831–1894]
A curved surgical needle with flattened sides.


Werner, German surgeon, 1831-1894.
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