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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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73) In 1998, prior to the realization of truly remote surgery in 2001, one doctor defined cybersurgery as:
The Department of Defense for Remote Surgery Assistance, Training, Patient Rehabilitation
market for virtual reality in surgery, medical education, therapy and other areas will grow to $290 million, according to Virtual Reality Market in the US Healthcare Sector: Markets for Remote Surgery, 3D Modeling, Pain Distraction and Other Applications, a new report from life science research firm Kalorama Information.
The quarterly series will continue in June, with a look at computer gaming research; September will focus on remote surgery and robotics; and the final session in December 2006 will feature advances in intelligent transportation.

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