thermocoagulation


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ther·mo·co·ag·u·la·tion

 (thûr′mō-kō-ăg′yə-lā′shən)
n.
The use of heat produced by high-frequency electric current to bring about localized destruction of tissues.
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Noun1.thermocoagulation - congealing tissue by heat (as by electric current)
clotting, coagulation, curdling - the process of forming semisolid lumps in a liquid
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ther·mo·co·ag·u·la·tion

n. termocoagulación, coagulación de tejidos por medio de corrientes de alta frecuencia.

thermocoagulation

n termocoagulación f
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