Medical Dictionary

Michel clip

noun Mi·chel clip \ mē-ˈshel- \

medical Definition of Michel clip

:a small clip used to close surgical incisions

Biographical Note for michel clip

  • Michel \mē-shel\, Gaston (1874–1937), French surgeon. Michel taught surgery in Nancy, France. In 1911 he published an important study on pancreatitis. His other contributions included studies of lesions of the spinal column.

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