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Synonyms for cauterization

the act of coagulating blood and destroying tissue with a hot iron or caustic agent or by freezing

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2,3) Our patients demonstrated recurrent episodes of epistaxis and failure of prior cauterization attempts.
Patent and Trademark Office describes: "A cauterizing system having a cauterizer tool for performing cauterization procedures, a cauterizer cord for carrying power to the cauterizer tool, a plug and a power cord for carrying power from the plug to the cauterizer cord, and a housing in which is mounted a mechanism for retracting and extending the cauterizer cord and the power cord.
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Cauterization of meso-ovarian vessels, a new model of intrauterine growth restriction in rats.
It's organized by body system and offers general topics and referenced tools for improving care, offering articles on everything from monitoring and resuscitation methods to cauterization, dialysis management, medical charting, evaluations and much more.
Local treatments were observed to provide transient influences on the surgical site surface temperature, such as cooling during irrigation and debridement or temperatures in excess of 35 [degrees]C [95 [degrees]F] following cauterization.
Whether it's a Rogue Valley cabernet or a silver nitrate ulcer cauterization, consumers lack information about what it should cost.
Treatment options include irradiation, curettage, curettage augmented by the use of a high-speed burr, cauterization, and bone marrow injections.
We describe here the cauterization of the nail matrix with phenol after surgical resection of the tumor, a treatment that had good results.
Hippocrates and Aristotle wrote of using ointments and cauterization with heated wire to treat diseases of the teeth and gums.
Among the topics are Mongol imperial ideology, dialectical traces in Beilu yiyu, a Mongol warlord in Manchuria during the Yuan/Ming transition, a comparative analysis of original texts on one verse composition in The Secret History of the Mongols, paradigms of the images of the Mongols in Medieval Russia, cauterization, new Buddhist Mongolica from Dunhuang, Wang Guowei's collation of the Secret History, and exchange marriage in the royal families of nomadic states.
In a 2009 study, Davidson determined the effectiveness of treating HHT-related bloody noses with a KTP laser cauterization and nasal injection of 100 mgs.
The treatment for nasal polyps is surgical removal with cauterization, if needed.
pricking, piercing or incising of the clitoris and/or labia; stretching of the clitoris and/or labia; cauterization by burning of the clitoris and surrounding tissue; scraping of tissue surrounding the vaginal orifice (angurya cuts) or cutting of the vagina (gishiri cuts); introduction of corrosive substances or herbs into the vagina to cause bleeding or for the purpose of tightening or narrowing it.