cauterize

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As the catheter is withdrawn, it cauterizes the vein from the inside and collapses it completely.
The PlasmaBlade TnA not only cuts and cauterizes tissue precisely but the reduced thermal damage to surrounding healthy tissue has translated into clinical benefits for my patients.
An electrical current in the snare then cuts and cauterizes the base of the polyp, allowing for removal without serious bleeding.