electrocoagulation

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e·lec·tro·co·ag·u·la·tion

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-kō-ăg′yə-lā′shən)
n. Medicine
Therapeutic use of a high-frequency electric current to bring about the coagulation and destruction of tissue.
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Monopolar electrocoagulation can be used to control the cystic artery as it is cheap and universally available.
Endoscopic techniques used in the treatment include epinephrine injection followed by bipolar electrocoagulation, monopolar electrocoagulation, injection sclerotherapy, heater probe, laser photocoagulation, haemoclipping or banding [2].