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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The Belgian has been missing since January 31 with a knee problem which required minor surgery.
STRIKER Nahki Wells may need minor surgery to overcome the ankle injury which prevented him travelling to the Town training camp in Austria.
Contract notice: Community Dermatology and Minor Surgery Services on behalf of Hammersmith and Fulham CCG.
TAP) - Prime Minister Habib Essid will undergo minor surgery that requires a 48-hour rest, the Prime Ministry said in a press release Thursday.
The 30-year-old Leinster fly-half suffered a shoulder injury during Saturday's 20-10 Pro12 final defeat by Connacht and needed minor surgery.
The 29-year-old, underwent minor surgery after injuring his knee six weeks ago.
Following the biopsy results I underwent minor surgery which I'm pleased to say was successful.
Super-featherweight Stephen underwent minor surgery on an elbow injury last week while Callum has delayed his comeback until April 19 following a hand operation.
BNA) -- His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa today sent a cable of congratulations to the Kuwaiti Amir Shaikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah following the successful regular medical check-ups and the minor surgery he underwent at a hospital in the USA.
The project includes four buildings -- Gynaecology and Women's Hospital, Minor Surgery Hospital, Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Hospital and the research centre and a bio-bank.
New York, Sept 26 ( ANI ): Wimbledon Champion Andy Murray, who underwent a minor surgery on his back on Tuesday, has said that the first thing he said after surgery was 'Did I win'.
Summary: London: Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is on the mend after undergoing minor surgery on his .