(redirected from Stereotactic surgery)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Table 1: Summary of stereotactic surgery for diabetic hemichorea/ hemiballism.
In order to validate the described simulation algorithm, the obtained results are compared with a corresponding experimental setup for stereotactic surgery. The simulation setup validity is here considered in terms of robot positioning accuracy.
Through stereotactic surgery, patients received injections of SB623 cells, which are genetically modified allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells derived from the bone marrow of healthy adult donors.
Special interests include frameless stereotactic surgery, cerebrovascular disease, head injury, and treatment of chronic pain disorders.
He is reported to be the first one in the subcontinent who performed stereotactic surgery for Parkinson's disease.
The new aspect of stereotactic surgery made possible by the new version of FrameLink software and S7 navigation and the advantages of this version of equipment for frameless surgery include:

Full browser ?