thermocoagulation


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ther·mo·co·ag·u·la·tion

 (thûr′mō-kō-ăg′yə-lā′shən)
n.
The use of heat produced by high-frequency electric current to bring about localized destruction of tissues.
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Noun1.thermocoagulation - congealing tissue by heat (as by electric current)
clotting, coagulation, curdling - the process of forming semisolid lumps in a liquid
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ther·mo·co·ag·u·la·tion

n. termocoagulación, coagulación de tejidos por medio de corrientes de alta frecuencia.
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thermocoagulation

n termocoagulación f
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References in periodicals archive ?
The management options for trigeminal neuralgia also include radiofrequency thermocoagulation (RFT) and percutaneous injections of different chemical agents into the affected nerve.
Osteoid osteoma: clinical results with thermocoagulation. Radiology.
-Anterior Cingulotomy: In this stereotactic surgical method, the location of the areas on which thermocoagulation is often applied are described as follows (8-11):
(41) Endoscopic thermocoagulation using a 10F multipolar probe with five pulses of two to four seconds each is another method described to stop rectal bleeding.
Now, GfH would like to lead the way again with the adoption of HPV testing as a screening method and thermocoagulation (a heat method) for treatment.
Singh, "Comparative evaluation of oxygen-ozone therapy and combined use of oxygen-ozone therapy with percutaneous intradiscal radiofrequency thermocoagulation for the treatment of lumbar disc herniation," Pain Practice, vol.
And the function of craniomaxillofacial puncture robot is single, which is designed for a certain operation, such as radiofrequency thermocoagulation. This makes it necessary for surgeons to switch and adapt to different surgical systems for different surgeries, which brings inconvenience to the operation.
After injecting 99.5% ethanol (0.2 mL), radiofrequency thermocoagulation was added continuously for 180 seconds at 90[degrees]C.
The commonly used hemostatic procedures were epinephrine injections (1:10000 solution of epinephrine) and/or mechanical hemostasis with stainless steel hemoclips (Olympus, Japan) and/or thermocoagulation with a heater probe (Olympus, 7F, 20-30 joules).
Glard et al., "Percutaneous treatment of osteoid osteoma by laser thermocoagulation under computed tomography guidance in pediatric patients," European Radiology, vol.