minor surgery

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Noun1.minor surgery - any surgical procedure that does not involve anesthesia or respiratory assistance
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"
major surgery - any surgical procedure that involves anesthesia or respiratory assistance
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Lady Health Visitor (LHV) Shaheen Akhtar did a minor operation on her but during delivery, the newborn baby died due to the negligence of the LHV and other staff.
The 64-year-old underwent a minor operation at a hospital in Zhongshan city, his manager Lester Mo revealed.
Speaking to media Shaikh said, "I live near a BMC hospital and have been observing that even for a minor operation, the beards of people, especially of the Muslim leaders were being shaved off.
Macklin Amunga, 18, gave birth at Bulondo Dispensary on May 10, but during the process, a minor operation - episiotomy - was carried out because the baby could not pass through her birth canal.
Summary: Shaikh Humaid in good health following a minor operation on his foot
It required a minor operation and his rehabilitation will keep him sidelined.
Butland said: "I will be having a minor operation on Monday to resolve my current ankle issue!
Porya Ahmadi (ankle), Sion Edwards (calf), and Michael Elstone (minor operation) are all doubtful, while defender Leon Clowes is struggling with tonsilitis.
The Everton Academy player suffered the injury in training and underwent a minor operation to solve the problem.
Pulse oximeter ,Anaesthesia equipment ,Assorted surgical instruments for minor operation,Monitors for Pulse, Heart rate, ECG Invasive & no Invasive pressure,General Sets - OT,Vascular set ,Resuscitation Kit
Director of rugby Jim Mallinder confirmed the 25-year-old will today have a minor operation on the problem area.
The 27-year-old injured the meniscus in his left knee while training with the national side and after an MRI scan it was decided to send the player for a minor operation.