Subperiosteal operation
Subperiosteal Sub*per`i*os"te*al, a. (Anat.) Situated under the periosteum. [1913 Webster]

{Subperiosteal operation} (Surg.), a removal of bone effected without taking away the periosteum. [1913 Webster]


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