Kazanjian operation

Ka·zan·ji·an op·er·a·tion

(kah-zahn'jē-ăn),
surgical extension of the vestibular sulcus of edentulous ridges to increase their height and to improve denture retention.
See also: ridge extension.
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Ka·zan·ji·an op·er·a·tion

(kah-zahnjē-ăn opĕr-āshŭn)
Surgical extension of the vestibular sulcus of edentulous ridges to increase their height and to improve denture retention.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Kazanjian,

Varaztad H., Armenian otorhinolaryngologist in the U.S., 1879-1974.
Kazanjian scissors
Kazanjian nasal forceps
Kazanjian nasal hump forceps
Kazanjian operation - surgical extension of the vestibular sulcus of edentulous ridges to increase their height and to improve denture retention.
Kazanjian osteotome
Kazanjian splint
Medical Eponyms © Farlex 2012

Ka·zan·ji·an op·er·a·tion

(kah-zahnjē-ăn opĕr-āshŭn)
Surgical extension of vestibular sulcus of edentulous ridges to increase their height and improve denture retention.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012