North American operation

A term of historic interest coined at the pelvic surgery service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital, New York City, for treating a frozen pelvis with en bloc resection of the uterus and urinary bladder

North American operation

Surgical oncology Radical surgery of a 'frozen pelvis', consisting of radical en bloc resection of the uterus and urinary bladder. See 'Frozen pelvis. '. Cf 'All-American' and 'South American' operations.
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BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-October 23, 2018--QBE Insurance's North American operation launches new healthcare unit
EADS North America is the North American operation of EADS, a global leader in aerospace, defense, homeland security, and related services.
EADS North America, the North American operation of EADS a provider of aerospace and related services, on Thursday revealed it has appointed Claire Allanche as director of Special Projects.
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has invested in a substantial increase of its North American operation, GEW Inc.
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As has been Software AG's experience in the European market, the new North American operation is expected to win major reference customers for Software AG's XML product line.
He had been corporate group vice president in charge of the North American operation. He remains at Fedders Corp.
"This newly created position will leverage Barry's 28 years of commercial real estate and finance experience," said Tony Campbell, president and chief executive officer of Anglo Irish Bank's North American Operation. "Barry will play a critical role as we continue to expand our North American operations."
The North American operation, which supplies a range of recycling equipment and parts to the scrap industry, cites "remarkable grow over the last year" for the staff additions.
"We were aware of the significant technical benefits of this acquisition, but an important additional benefit was the similarity of our corporate cultures," said Seth Spurlock, former president and CEO of Vinings Industries, now president of Kemira Chemicals, Inc., the North American operation of Kemira.
paperX.com, a pan-European Internet-based trading exchange for the paper industry has launched a North American operation.

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