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Hohmann retractor(hō′măn, ′mon″)
[Georg Hohmann, 19th-cent. Ger. surgeon]
A handheld retractor used in orthopedic surgery to pull soft tissues away from the operative field and expose the bony tissues being operated upon.
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Hohmann,Georg, German surgeon, 1880–.
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