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Surgical

Meanings and phrases

surgical

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. of or relating to or involving or used in surgery
  2. relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine; operative
  3. performed with great precision

surgical contraception

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. contraception by surgical sterilization

surgical dressing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a loosely woven cotton dressing for incisions made during surgery

surgical gown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. protective garment worn by surgeons during operations; gown; scrubs

surgical incision

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation); incision; section

surgical instrument

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medical instrument used in surgery

surgical knife

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a very sharp knife used in surgery

surgical operation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; operation; surgery; surgical procedure; surgical process

surgical procedure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; operation; surgery; surgical operation; surgical process
E.g.
  • The bile is collected from live bears via a surgical procedure.
  • During the latter half of the 1980s, PNS became an established surgical procedure.
  • It is a surgical procedure in which the foreskin is opened and separated from the glans.

surgical process

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; operation; surgery; surgical operation; surgical procedure

surgical seam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a seam used in surgery; suture

surgical spirit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. methylated spirit used in the practice of medicine (especially for cleansing the skin before injections or before surgery)

surgical strike

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an attack (usually without prior warning) intended to deal only with a specific target

surgical procedures

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Standard surgical procedures are followed in these cases.
  • Their use in surgical procedures is to help prevent infection of incisions.
  • The break required two surgical procedures from which Neame never recovered.

surgical treatment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The most significant prognostic factor is initial surgical treatment.
  • These effusions resolve with antibiotics and require no surgical treatment.
  • For this reason, it has not supplanted surgical treatment by cholecystectomy.

medical and surgical

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Weekly clinics are run for medical and surgical superspecialties.
  • St. Mary's Hospital - Madison is a general medical and surgical facility.
  • The hospital can provide most of the medical and surgical care for its patients.

surgical removal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This involves surgical removal of parts of sensitive female genital organs.
  • Trendelenburg was also interested in the surgical removal of pulmonary emboli.
  • Hypophysectomy Hypophysectomy is the surgical removal of the hypophysis (pituitary gland).

surgical intervention

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It almost always requires surgical intervention.
  • Another surgical intervention is coronary artery bypass.
  • If surgical intervention is contraindicated, corticosteroids may be used.

surgical techniques

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Early cancer treatment focused on improving surgical techniques for removing tumors.
  • There is insufficient evidence on other surgical techniques to draw firm conclusions."
  • Both minimally invasive and open surgical techniques are used to treat anterolisthesis.

surgical instruments

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They used a variety of surgical instruments, as well as medicinal plants and ointments.
  • Examples of Class I devices include elastic bandages, examination gloves, and hand-held surgical instruments.
  • Karl Elsener had opened a factory in Ibach for the production of knives and surgical instruments, from which the knife factory Victorinox developed.
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