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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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In this study, 150 patients with EMT and infertility were treated with laparoscopic surgery. The patients were treated with triptorelin acetate, gestrinone tablets and mifepristone tablets.
Department of Surgery have been playing a commendable role in training surgical trainees in the field of laparoscopic surgery.
According to a statement by the University Hospital Sharjah (UHS), its consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, Professor Mohammad Zayed, recently conducted a laparoscopic surgery on a woman who developed VUF after delivering her fourth child.
Dr Sukumaran Vengayil, consultant - General and Laparoscopic Surgery and medical director, Abeer Hospital, was also present for the session.
Deep NMB significantly streamlines surgical conditions in laparoscopic surgery, similar to those in non-laparoscopic surgery.
Laparoscopic surgery with Veress needle access is an accepted method used by obstetric surgeons.
One patient had a combined ectopic pregnancy excision with tubal ligation, one patient had a combined cholecystectomy with appendectomy and two patients had a combined cholecystectomy with ovarian cystectomy; 47 patients out of 166 who underwent SILS cholecystectomy were diagnosed with acute cholecystitis; 9 cases out of 47 cases of acute cholecystitis were converted to multi-port laparoscopic surgery. There were no cases converted to open surgeries.
Conclusion: Global Assessment of Laparoscopic Surgery was found to be a valid and reliable measure of intraoperative laparoscopic skills.
KEY WORDS: Pneumoperitoneum; Artificial Pneumoperitoneum; Laparoscopy; Laparoscopic Surgery.
KEYWORDS: Laparoscopic surgery, Laparotomy, Choledochal cyst, Children.

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