Right now it's more of a 'gesture'...
January 15, 2009 4:26 AM Subscribe
In the medical world, what is the difference between an "operation" and a "procedure"?
posted by twine42 to health & fitness (6 answers total)
The doctors looking after my grandfather refer to some jobs are procedures and others as operations. They can't explain to me the difference between the two.
Is this a UK distinction, or is it in the US too?