pre-op


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pre-op

also pre·op  (prē′ŏp′)Informal
adj.
Preoperative: pre-op testing; a pre-op patient.
n.
1. A preoperative patient.
2. A section of a hospital providing preoperative treatment.

pre-op

n
treatment or a drug administered in preparation for surgery
adj
of or relating to treatment or a drug administered in preparation for surgery(of a transexual) not having had any surgery
Translations

pre-op

[ˈpriːˈɒp] ADJpreoperatorio
pre-op medicationmedicación f preoperatoria

pre-op

adj (inf)vor der Operation, präoperativ; pre-op medicationvor der Operation verabreichte Medikamente pl
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Utilising precision mechanics and a bed-attached, bone-mounted surgical arm to guide surgical tools and synergistic implants according to the Pre-Op Analytics.
WHY PRIDE OF NURSING AWARDS MATTER ELAINE Kennedy - a pre-op co-ordinator at Warwick Hospital - was "surprised and honoured" when she discovered that she had been nominated for a Birmingham Mail Pride of Nursing award.
The mean time of commencement of heel strike in the pre-op assessment was at 5.
The 37-year-old actress is getting into character to play Mia, a pre-op transgender hitman, in new TV drama Hit & Miss.
Sevigny, 37, plays Mia - a pre-op transgender hitman - in the series and had to wear the prosthetic genitalia, which she admits she found very upsetting because she was worried men would no longer find her attractive.
Pre-op 65% were active Questionnaire not 4 in sports, post-up 92%.
Never one to keep her private life just that, Kelly Osbourne has been telling the world how she felt when former fianc Luke Worrall supposedly cheated on her with a pre-op transsexual.
Everything could have been avoided if I had just done a good pre-op of my float coat prior to leaving the shooter shack.
But, having switched from the kilo to the keirin and the sprint in readiness for London 2012, Daniell will be hoping to reach and exceed his pre-op speeds.
He used this diplo based rigid registration to register the pre-op and the post-op MR images of DBS subjects to study the intra-operative brain deformation or brain shift.