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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

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Following several tests at UVA, I was presented with Gamma Knife surgery as an option to treat the tumor," Mr.
The gentleness of Gamma Knife surgery not only benefits patients, but also extends to their families, our treatment team and the healthcare system as a whole.
MUH physicians, who are currently evaluating referrals for Gamma Knife surgery, anticipate treating 500 patients per year.
Extend non-invasively immobilizes the patient's head, making hypofractionated Gamma Knife surgery practical for these cases.
We had anticipated mostly spine lesions and some brain tumors that weren't suitable for Gamma Knife surgery, but we are also treating gynecologic indications - such as ovarian cancer - mediastinal-based subcarinal tumors and adrenal gland tumors.
For more than twenty years, Leksell Gamma Knife surgery has been the gold standard in intracranial radiosurgery.