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Words related to cryocautery

an instrument for destroying tissue by freezing it

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application of a substance that destroys tissue by freezing it

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The management of umbilical granulomas with cryocautery. Am J Dis Child 1990; 144(2):146-7.
Due to the requirement to train a new medical profile to operate in the Family Health System, another effect of the PRFCM was that units that have residency receive different material, such as: material for small procedures and insertion of IUD, portable pulse oximeter, and electro cauterization and cryocautery equipment.
When adequate relief is not provided, surgical procedures like laser cautery, cryocautery, submucosal turbinectomy, or electrocautery are indicated.
Cryocautery of the cervix is a time-proven effective way to eliminate intraepithelial neoplasia, especially if the disease is limited to the visible transformation zone and there is no evidence of extension of disease into the endocervical canal.
Therefore, greater numbers of younger women are being found to have CIN I.[19,31,34,35] If cryocautery is applied to their lesions, these young women will probably have complete remission of their lesion postcryotherapy.