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dis·sec·tion

 (dĭ-sĕk′shən, dī-)
n.
1. The act or an instance of dissecting.
2. Something that has been dissected, such as a tissue specimen under study.
3. A detailed examination or analysis.
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dis•sec•tion

(dɪˈsɛk ʃən, daɪ-)

n.
1. the act of dissecting.
2. something that has been dissected.
3. a detailed analysis.
[1575–85; < Latin]
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dissection

Surgical separation of tissues.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dissection - cutting so as to separate into piecesdissection - cutting so as to separate into pieces
cutting, cut - the act of cutting something into parts; "his cuts were skillful"; "his cutting of the cake made a terrible mess"
2.dissection - a minute and critical analysis
analytic thinking, analysis - the abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts in order to study the parts and their relations
3.dissection - detailed critical analysis or examination one part at a time (as of a literary work)
analysis - an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole
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dissection

noun
1. cutting up, anatomy, autopsy, dismemberment, postmortem (examination), necropsy, anatomization a growing supply of corpses for dissection
2. analysis, examination, breakdown, research, investigation, inspection, scrutiny the dissection of my proposals
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dissection

noun
The separation of a whole into its parts for study:
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Translations
تَشْريحُ الجُثَّه
pitvapitvání
dissektion
boncolásfelboncolás
krufning
pitvanie

dissection

[dɪˈsekʃən] N [of animal] → disección f (fig) → análisis m inv minucioso
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

dissection

[dɪˈsɛkʃən daɪˈsɛkʃən] n
(lit) [animal, corpse] → dissection f
(fig) [theory, situation, issue] → dissection f; [account, book, report, article] → épluchage m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

dissection

n
(= act) (of plant)Präparation f; (of animal)Sektion f; (fig, of report, theory) → Zergliederung f
(= plant or animal dissected)Präparat nt
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dissection

[dɪˈsɛkʃn] n (see vb) → dissezione f, svisceramento
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

dissect

(diˈsekt) verb
to cut (eg an animal's body) into parts for (scientific) examination.
disˈsection (-ʃən) noun
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dis·sec·tion

n. disección.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

dissection

n disección f; aortic — disección aórtica or de aorta; lymph node — disección ganglionar, (complete) vaciamiento ganglionar
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References in periodicals archive ?
Unfortunately, some women found to have cancerous sentinel lymph nodes will then need to undergo axillary lymph node dissection.
When USG FNA was positive in axillary nodes then these cases can be sent for axillary lymph node dissection. When USG--FNAC was negative then a Sentinel node biopsy can be done.
Although historically an axillary lymph node dissection was performed to stage the axilla, compared to sentinel lymph node biopsy, there was increased morbidity including lymphedema, nerve disruption, chronic shoulder pain, weakness, and joint dysfunction.
Chen, "Sentinel lymph node biopsy compared with axillary lymph node dissection in early breast cancer: a meta-analysis," Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, vol.
Some clinicians now omit performing axillary lymph node dissection if one to two sentinel nodes are positive, "primarily based on extrapolation of data from randomized trials of patients treated exclusively or predominantly with breast-conserving surgery."
New information prompts old question: is sentinel lymph node sampling equivalent to axillary lymph node dissection? J Clin Oncol.
Risk factors that did increase arm volume were body mass index greater than 25 kg/[m.sup.2], axillary lymph node dissection, cellulitis, and regional lymph node irradiation.
Subareolar blue dye only injection sentinel lymph node biopsy could reduce the numbers of standard axillary lymph node dissection in environments without access to nuclear medicine.
Can axillary lymph node dissection be safely omitted for early-stage breast cancer patients with sentinel lymph node micrometastases?
For some cases requiring an axillary lymph node dissection, intercostobrachial nerve sacrifice was necessary for surgical reasons but the nerve itself was not infiltrated with LA.