ghost surgery

noun

Medical Definition of ghost surgery

: the practice of performing surgery on another physician's patient by arrangement with the physician but unknown to the patient

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“Ghost surgery.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ghost%20surgery. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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