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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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Following the latest arrest, the Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery urged members of the public to be especially careful in the choices they make and always consult physicians.
Although the roots of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery (PRAS) relied on ancient history, currently it is rapidly growing and developing specialty.
Ahead of the clinic's official opening, Dr Kasem sits down exclusively with Khaleej Times to explain just what this new technique means for aesthetic surgery and reveals his passion for success in "one of the most famous and luxurious cities" in the world.
Those actors and actresses who have undergone aesthetic surgery will be excluded from our lists," announced Ali-Akbar Mahmudi-Mahrizi, the head of the film and TV series department at the Tehran Channel.
The international congress of plastic reconstructive and aesthetic surgery kicked off in Armenia on 24 October.
The paper concluded that "searching for a job seems to be just like a beauty contest: it is better for unattractive women to invest on aesthetic surgery than in education".
Eumer Euzkan, head of the Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Department of Akdeniz University's Faculty of Medicine, and his team.
She was an interesting case; a crossover between reconstructive and aesthetic surgery, to help correct the asymmetry and increase her cup-size.
The Doxapharma report, "Behaviour, Attitude and Experience of Aesthetic Surgery in Italy," was conducted for the Fondazione Italiana per la Medicina e Chirurgia Estetica or the Italian Foundation for Medicine and Aesthetic Surgery.
Summary: The Lebanese Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (LSPRAS) called on the Health Ministry Wednesday to follow the French example and ban aesthetic lipolysis techniques which have been offered as non-surgical alternatives to liposuction and pose grave health risks.
Fazel Fatah, a consultant plastic surgeon and president of BAAPS, said: "The public's interest in aesthetic surgery remained strong in spite of the economic downturn.
A specialized exhibition for dental equipment and the latest technologies used in dentistry and aesthetic surgery was opened on the sideline of the conference.