minor surgery

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to minor surgery: major surgery
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Antonyms for minor surgery

any surgical procedure that does not involve anesthesia or respiratory assistance

References in periodicals archive ?
It was minor surgery and it all went smoothly, but Dr Robinson, who has also operated on Rab Havlin and a few of the other lads, saw me at the BUPA hospital in Cambridge and has told me to have a few months off.
The Minor Surgery Service, for skin patients will be run and managed by Langbaurgh Social Enterprise, a partnership of 15 GP practices from Redcar and Cleveland.
The centre will be home to the New Surgery GP practice and local community services, including minor surgery.
The new two-storey facility will enable the practice to provide a range of new patient services, including a minor surgery suite, in a modern environment.
She underwent a minor surgery, after which she has been discharged, hospital sources said she is perfectly all right now.
Biggs father will undergo minor surgery today to change a tube in his stomach.
They are designed to bring together a range of services, such as diagnostic testing, minor surgery, blood tests and X-rays.
The surgery centre will provide occupational health care, with facilities for health screening, minor surgery and non-invasive treatments.
He won't be away from football for long and I wish him a speedy recovery when he has some minor surgery shortly.
The catalog highlights the ISIS Minor Surgery Light, which provides high intensity illumination of 45,000 lux at 36 in.
The researchers looked for fatalities in cases such as minor surgery, where "the bird shouldn't have died," says Cuthbert.
Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak would not call it minor surgery but said doctors ``found no more than what they expected.
The surgery center plans on providing the medical tenants with a facility, which would allow them to provide minor surgery without leaving their building.
Minor surgery can transect the vessels with dramatic results, says Dr.
Baker's cysts are often associated with rheumatoid arthritis; assuming you don't have this or another systemic inflammatory disease, a trip to the orthopedist will reveal the best course of action, which may not involve any direct treatment of the cyst, or could involve injection, or less commonly, minor surgery.