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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This approach to ablative surgery minimizes the risk of inadequate Residual Stromal Thickness (RST).
Do positive resection margins after ablative surgery for head and neck cancer adversely affect prognosis?
Thirty rats with similar renal function 6 weeks after the ablative surgery were enrolled and randomly assigned to six experimental groups (n = 5 each): (1) saline group: saline was injected at 10 mL/kg via tail vein administration; (2) 48 h dehydration + saline group: after dehydration for 48 hours, 0.
Two months after the ablative surgery, 200 mCi1-131RAI therapy was given under dexametasone treatment to prevent edema.
Typically, ablative surgery is first performed to remove cancerous bone and tissue.