cautery

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Synonyms for cautery

an instrument or substance used to destroy tissue for medical reasons (eg removal of a wart) by burning it with a hot iron or an electric current or a caustic or by freezing it

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

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Suitability for medical devices that require high power, long life, reduced size and weight, and extended storage, such as automatic external defibrillators, cauteries, resuscitation equipment and surgical power tools.
Hotsy[R] Cauteries are battery-operated and packaged sterile for immediate use in the field.
The company owns patents on the adhesive nasal Denver Splints[R], Hotsy[R] Cauteries, and the Rhino Rocket[R] applicator for PVA nasal packing.
Suor Arcangela continues still to purge herself, and she does not feel terribly well after having had the two cauteries on her thighs.
The decrease in sales was partially offset by increased domestic and international electrosurgical generators and cauteries sales; with international sales spiking to a record exceeding $5 million.
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