interposition operation

noun
in·​ter·​po·​si·​tion operation | \ ˌint-ər-pə-ˈzish-ən- \

Medical Definition of interposition operation

: the surgical repositioning of the uterus beneath the bladder for relief of cystocele and uterine prolapse

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