Whitehead deformity

White·head de·for·mi·ty

circumferential mucosal ectropion at the anus following Whitehead operation.
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Whitehead,

Walter, English surgeon, 1840-1913.
Whitehead deformity - circumferential mucosal ectropion at the anus following Whitehead operation.
Whitehead operation - excision of hemorrhoids by two circular incisions above and below involved veins, allowing normal mucosa to be pulled down and sutured to anal skin.
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