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nonsurgical

(ˌnɒnˈsɜːdʒɪkəl)
adj
not of, relating to, involving, or used in surgery
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Adj.1.nonsurgical - not surgical; "nonsurgical techniques"
surgical - of or relating to or involving or used in surgery; "surgical instruments"; "surgical intervention"
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At 6 months after surgery, the concomitant surgery group was more likely to have a Urinary Distress Inventory (UDI)-Stress score of 0 than were those who were treated nonsurgically (odds ratio, 2.8; P = .0001) and those in the no-treatment group (OR, 3.7; P less than .0001).
As it was indicated in the review of Touhami et al., (7) the decision for pelvic packing is generally taken in the event of the development of nonsurgically controllable hemorrhage associated with clinical and laboratory evidence of coagulopathy and not being able to replace blood loss sufficiently despite continuous hemorrhage after an emergency peripartum hysterectomy.
Success rate when attempting to nonsurgically collect equine embryos at 144, 156 or 168 hours after ovulation.
Gastric artery embolization trial for the lessening of appetite nonsurgically (GET LEAN): six-month preliminary data.
In a national database of 1134 patients, the number of nonsurgically treated patients is small, but definitely increasing.
The patient had a history of supracondylar elbow fracture at the age of 5, treated nonsurgically. No symptoms were presented until she started with higher activity and physical demand such as bar exercises and push-ups.
Medically (but nonsurgically) treated patients were compared to the observed groups.
Thighlighting can be executed nonsurgically. The  (http://www.georgiaplastic.com/thighlighting/) Georgia Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery clinic in Marietta, Georgia, does this through procedures like laser hair removal, Coolsculpting  and ThermiTight, among other methods.
Camouflage of Severe Skeletal Class II Gummy Smile Patient Treated Nonsurgically with Mini Implants.
Oral myiasis caused by Cochliomyia hominivorax treated nonsurgically with nitrofurazone: report of 2 cases.
(Care, of course, must be taken to ensure that there is no underlying infection.) Common conditions can often be treated nonsurgically with conservative treatments such as physical therapy, bracing/splinting, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), and injections of corticosteroids (eg, betamethasone, hydrocortisone, methylprednisolone, and triamcinolone) (table 1 (2-4)) with or without the use of ultrasound.