stapes mobilization operation

sta·pes mo·bi·li·za·tion op·er·a·tion

now infrequently used surgical procedure involving fracture of otosclerotic tissue immobilizing the stapes to improve hearing.
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Results of nine-hundred and thirty-nine stapes mobilization operations. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 1960;69:206-21.