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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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The major benefits of minimal access surgery to patients are less pain and surgical trauma, shorter hospital stays and faster recovery.
Many kids can go home the same day after minimal access surgery, and some can combat their post-treatment pain with acetaminophen rather than narcotics.
His work in fetal therapy has been instrumental in standardizing the use of minimal access surgery to treat fetuses with congenital abnormalities.
He has garnered international recognition for his work in pre- and post-natal minimal access surgery and fetal diagnosis.
He is the co-author of the leading textbook in pediatric minimal access surgery.
The mission is a joint project involving the two agencies and the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario; the U.
CONMED Corporation (Nasdaq: CNMD) stated today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the remaining minimal access surgery ("MAS") product lines from Imagyn Medical Technologies that it did not acquire in November 2000.
CONMED Corporation (Nasdaq: CNMD) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the remaining minimal access surgery ("MAS") product lines from Imagyn Medical Technologies that it did not acquire in November 2000.
Together with CONMED's present lines of minimal access surgery products, the Company's MAS division will be a significant supplier of instruments to hospitals and surgery centers with revenues exceeding $30 million.
With the newly created sales force dedicated to minimal access surgery, we expect continued strong growth for the line.
Gyrus Group develops bipolar radio frequency technologies for the minimal access surgery markets, with a particular concentration in the laparoscopic, arthroscopic, hysteroscopic and urology markets.