Surgery

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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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In conclusion, milrinone, when infused intravenously during free flap surgery, showed no benefit in either flap survival or the need for reoperation.
EMDOGAIN is applied in a gel form directly onto the tooth-root surface during periodontal flap surgery.
TissuGlu is targeted for use in large flap surgery procedures in which drains are used to control fluid output and seroma formation.
Surgical options include pharyngeal flap surgery, palatal lengthening, and intravelar veloplasty.
A fourth paper describes the use of Periostat to modulate wound healing in patients undergoing a form of periodontal surgery called Access Flap Surgery.
Applied in gel form on the tooth-root surface during periodontal flap surgery, EMDOGAIN promotes the regain of tooth-supporting tissues and reattachment of the tooth.
The Aurora HL laser, like its FDA-cleared companion product Aurora, has been designed to perform this and other procedures such as frenectomies, gingivectomies, crown lengthening, implant recovery, incising and draining abscesses, laser assisted flap surgery and gingival troughing and more.
However, flap surgery alone is shown to produce only minimal regain of tissue lost due to the disease, leaving a cosmetic problem of large spaces between the teeth.