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Synonyms for surgery

operation

Synonyms for surgery

a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations

a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments

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Department of Agriculture says that in February, a primate undergoing experimental surgery was given an overdose of anesthesia that resulted in renal failure.
Grandad Colin Gardner - who lived all his life in Bradley until about 10 years ago - has undergone 12 months' intensive chemotherapy and experimental surgery to combat the cancer raging through his body.
In this comprehensive guide, Chow and his co-authors (all experimental surgery, Singapore General Hospital) explain the characteristics and handling of animals used in biomedical research, practical details on managing a modern research animal facility (including imaging equipment), and the variety of uses of animal models.
Fifteen years on, she took part in experimental surgery which implanted an artificial eye system into her brain, allowing her to see again.
Since then she can no longer watch Ann Widdecombe without bringing back some terrible experimental surgery flashbacks.
Tantlinger suffers from adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC), a rare form of brain cancer, and was given only three months to live if he did not have the experimental surgery.
The collaboration with the Zooprofilattic Institute will lead to the opening of research labs and experimental surgery.
Her world has been quiet since her 20th year, when an ear infection and experimental surgery left her completely, permanently deaf.
Magovern, the only person to perform the experimental surgery on humans in the United States.
In addition to a wide array of drug safety evaluation services, MPI Research also has a Discovery Center that offers experimental therapeutics (in vivo, molecular and cell-based assays), experimental surgery, molecular imaging, drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics, and immunology.
She went in for a partial facelift and this surgeon has carried out experimental surgery on her and tried to cover it up.
Experimental surgery years later allowed him to fly to the Moon on Apollo 14.
My eye specialist at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Mr Spencer, told me that I could soon be blind but he had a colleague, Mr Woon, who was doing some experimental surgery in Leeds and did I want to give it a try.
By the time you read this, Kevin Tantlinger will be well into a 13-hour experimental surgery at UCLA - his last chance to beat cancer.
Having lost a brother to the same condition shortly after his birth, going ahead with the experimental surgery "wasn't really a decision," she said.
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