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Noun1.cauterisation - the act of coagulating blood and destroying tissue with a hot iron or caustic agent or by freezing
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
cryocautery - application of a substance that destroys tissue by freezing it
thermocautery - cautery (destruction of tissue) by heat
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The procedures included patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closure, stenting, balloon valvuloplasty, heart arrhythmia treatment and cardiac cauterisation.
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Two septal resected cases, six patients with endometriosis, who underwent excision of chocolate cysts and cauterisation of endometriotic spots also conceived successfully.
Cardiac cauterisation and cardiac ultrasound images will be viewed in the Sectra PACS and archived in the Sectra VNA.
This is the first report of a reduction in the frequency of grand mal attacks in patients who underwent surgical cauterisation of terminal branches of the external carotid artery to treat their migraine headaches.
He spent Thursday evening in an ENT hospital for precautionary reasons after undergoing a nasal cauterisation.
Methods of getting rid of them include freezing, cauterisation and surgical removal.
Cauterisation of the surface, combined with larger incision and drainage, will sometimes be sufficient.
The cavity was thoroughly curetted to get rid of neoplastic cells followed by cauterisation of affected area with Copper sulphate.
According to one Hadith (Sayings of the Prophet [Peace Be Upon Him]): "If there is any good in your medical treatments, it is in the knife of the cupper, drinking honey, or cauterisation with fire, as appropriate to the cause of the illnessEoACA*.
The strategies employed in these techniques include plugging the fistula with fibrin glue or tissue adhesives, (3) plugging it after de-epithelisation of the fistula, (5,6) or obliteration of the fistula using cauterisation or laser therapy.