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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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an optometric device maker, said Tuesday it started selling Tuesday the Fortas Cube, a compact version of its injector equipment for cataract surgery operations, targeting sales of around 200 units in Japan and 500 units overseas per year with the suggested retail price set at 6.
THE taxpayer shelled out for hundreds of plastic surgery operations carried out by the HSE last year, we can reveal.
Cutting elective surgery means less life-enhancing operations such as heart, lung, kidney and spinal surgery operations.
Alaa Hammoudi told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Wednesday, saying: "our cadres have treated more than 6 million and 19,000 men and women, along with driving thousands of others to health centres, and with carrying out 840 surgery operations in the city hospitals.
Reid has asked the former glamour model to stop the Botox and plastic surgery operations.
The natural beauty had a pop at her MTV co-star's decision to have an eyebrow-raising 10 plastic surgery operations in one day and said she'll never do "a Heidi".
He said that JPMC carried out 766 successful plastic surgery operations in Karachi and PIMS carried out 2745 operations during last three years.
Since then Mr Young has been living in constant pain and has had to have four different corrective surgery operations.
The figures for Halton and St Helens Primary Care Trust follow official statistics released in February, which suggested the number of stomach surgery operations carried out by the NHS has gone up by 40%in a year.
Patients whose plastic surgery operations have gone wrong are being turned away because the NHS isn't funded to carry out non urgent cosmetic surgery.
He described Jackson's claim that he has only ever had two plastic surgery operations as a ploy.
The hospital plans to move its outpatient surgery operations to the Regional Valley Surgery Center, making room for expanding the emergency room.