incision

(redirected from relaxing incision)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for incision

Synonyms for incision

the result of cutting

Synonyms for incision

References in periodicals archive ?
Larger the size the more difficult closure it is due to the presence of tension thus we avoid this problem by making the midline incision for all large fistulas as a relaxing incision to avoid tension sutures and ischemia.
Holos Wavefront Aberrometry provides cataract surgeons critical surgical information in real time, generating clear, continuous refractive data and assisting in the insertion and rotation of IOLs, titration of limbal relaxing incisions and opening of arcuate incisions.
Femtosecond lasers are used in cataract surgery for performing anterior capsulotomy, fragmentation of the lens, corneal incisions and limbal relaxing incisions.
11) They also provide predictable astigmatism outcomes by performing on-axis placement of the main incision and arcuate relaxing incisions.
Several methods have been employed for this purpose including changing the size and site of the incision, [3] using corneal or limbal relaxing incisions, [4] applying opposite clear corneal incision on the steep axis, [5] implantation of toric Intraocular lens, [6] and laser keratomileusis.
In eight of the 10 patients, adequate mobilization of the biceps tendon was achieved by releasing adhesions, sectioning the lacertus fibrosus, performing relaxing incisions to the epimysium, or applying traction to the distal biceps stump for several minutes and releasing the tourniquet.
Catalys is designed to perform four incisions: capsulotomy (a circular incision in the lens capsule), lens fragmentation (segmenting and softening of the lens to prepare for removal), relaxing incisions (cuts to correct astigmatism), and cataract incisions (cuts to allow insertion of the surgical tools).