ligation

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(surgery) tying a duct or blood vessel with a ligature (as to prevent bleeding during surgery)

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Rubber band ligation is one of the most common surgical procedures today, with an estimated 50,000,000 procedures performed annually, worldwide.
This method offers a significant advance in the rubber band ligation technique for effective outpatient treatment of hemorrhoids.
And rubber band ligation is somewhere in the middle," said Dr.
Cataldo added that with the success of rubber band ligation, "about 1% of the people who come to my office actually get a hemorrhoidectomy.
Rubber Band Ligation is one of the most common surgical procedures today with an estimated 50,000,000 procedures annually.