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Similarly, PACS technology has become so fulgurate that the frailty of our own bodies is often the limiting factor in productivity.
Surgical diathermy or electrocautery is the application of a high-frequency electric current to biological tissue as a means to cut, coagulate, desiccate, or fulgurate tissue [1].
It can cut the tissue by generating heat and destroying cells, it can coagulate vessels by contracting the tissues, and it can fulgurate or dehydrate cells (Covidien 2008, Phippen & Wells 1999).
Electrocautery is known to necrose holes in the vas deferens wall since electricity follows the path of least resistance and may not fulgurate the mucosa as desired.
To completely remove the lesion, one must severe it its base and generously fulgurate the base to prevent recurrence.