Ladd operation

Ladd op·er·a·tion

(lad),
division of Ladd band to relieve duodenal obstruction in malrotation of the intestine.

Ladd op·er·a·tion

(lad op-ĕr-ā'shŭn)
Division of Ladd band to relieve duodenal obstruction in malrotation of the intestine.

Ladd,

William E., U.S. pediatric surgeon, 1880-1967.
Ladd band - a peritoneal attachment of an incompletely rotated cecum, causing obstruction of the duodenum, found in malrotation of the intestine.
Ladd calipers
Ladd clamp
Ladd elevator
Ladd fiberoptic system
Ladd intracranial pressure sensor
Ladd knife
Ladd operation - division of Ladd band to relieve duodenal obstruction in malrotation of the intestine.
Ladd pressure monitor
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