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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New developments in surgery: Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES).
Development of a feasible transrectal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES[R]) approach in acadaveric appendectomy model: anterior is better.
Infection during natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery peritoneoscopy: a randomized comparative study in a survival porcine model.
Thus so far, several investigations have been done to assess the public perception for scarless surgeries, including LESS and natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES).