Nesbit's operation

Nesbit's operation
an operation devised to surgically straighten a congenitally curved penis but now more frequently employed to correct the penile curvature caused by Peyronie's disease.
R. M. Nesbit (20th century), US surgeon

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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