Kronlein operation

Krön·lein op·er·a·tion

(krān'līn),
orbital decompression through the anterior lateral wall of the orbit.
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Krönlein,

Rudolf U., Swiss surgeon, 1847-1910.
Krönlein hernia - a complicated hernia having a double sac, one part in the inguinal canal, the other projecting from the internal inguinal ring in the subperitoneal tissues. Synonym(s): properitoneal inguinal hernia
Krönlein operation - orbital decompression through the anterior lateral wall of the orbit.
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