surgical process

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n surgical process a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available","he died while undergoing surgery"
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Usage

In literature:

If proper surgical cleanliness is practiced and ample protection is afforded in after dressing, vaccination need not be a taxing process.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
Slowly the surgical process goes on.
"The Blot on the Kaiser's 'Scutcheon" by Newell Dwight Hillis
Fractures of the scapula may implicate the body, the surgical neck, the acromion, or the coracoid process.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
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In news:

Ken Gruber stands in front of an empty surgical room with tools, lights and microscopes that are used in the process of his research at Tensive Controls at MU's Dalton Cardiovascular Research Center.
PITTSBURGH — After experiencing soreness in his surgically-repaired left shoulder on June 3, Mets starter Johan Santana has slowed his rehabilitation process, general manager Sandy Alderson explained before today's game against Pittsburgh.
Medtronic Powered Surgical Solutions produces power surgical motors, tools and attachments CAM with knowledge-based machining capabilities helps them program low volume, complex parts processed on multi-tasking screw machines.
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