coagulator


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co·ag·u·late

 (kō-ăg′yə-lāt′)
v. co·ag·u·lat·ed, co·ag·u·lat·ing, co·ag·u·lates
v.tr.
To cause transformation of (a liquid or sol, for example) into or as if into a soft, semisolid, or solid mass.
v.intr.
To become coagulated: As it cooled, the sauce began to coagulate.

[Middle English coagulaten, from Latin coāgulāre, coāgulāt-, from coāgulum, coagulator; see coagulum.]

co·ag′u·la·bil′i·ty n.
co·ag′u·la·ble, co·ag′u·la′tive (-lā′tĭv, -lə-tĭv) adj.
co·ag′u·la′tion n.
co·ag′u·la′tor n.
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Noun1.coagulator - an agent that produces coagulation
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
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He used an argon beam coagulator, which is used to stop livers from bleeding during operations, for this task.
A photograph of the 4cm-high branding was taken on a mobile phone and Bramhall, who now works for the NHS in Herefordshire, later admitted using the argon beam coagulator to mark Patient A's liver.
An investigation found that Bramhall had scorched his initials onto the liver of a second patient using an argon beam coagulator, which is commonly used to seal liver wounds, prosecutors said.
Infrared coagulator is being accepted widely for outpatient treatment of internal 1st degree and 2nd degree haemorrhoids and some 3rd degree haemorrhoids; some authors have claimed it the best treatment, but only one sectionof the haemorrhoids is treated per visit.
Bramhall used an argon beam coagulator, which seals bleeding blood vessels with an electric beam, to mark his initials on the organs.
2) While in the study, superficial lesions were generally vaporized using the argon beam coagulator, deep lesions were removed by sharp dissection, highlighting the need to have adequately trained minimally invasive surgeons treating diaphragmatic lesions via incision.
All the operations were performed under general anesthesia, with a 0[degrees] or 30[degrees] rigid laryngoscopy (Karl Storz, Tuttlingen, Germany), cold plasma ablation (Arthrocare, Sunnyvale, California, USA) and suction electric coagulator (ShenTu, Tonglu, ZheJiang, China) were employed during the surgery.
CRISPR/Cas9-mediated somatic correction of a novel coagulator factor IX gene mutation ameliorates hemophilia in mouse.
37,38] It can be done with endoscopic bipolar electrocautery or radiofrequency coagulator.
Treatment of common warts using the infrared coagulator.
Infrared coagulator ablation of high-grade anal squamous intraepithelial lesions in HIV-negative males who have sex with males.