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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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The Institute for Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery provides a place for women to obtain the most advanced treatments for urinary incontinence, prolapse, pelvic pain and pelvic disorders.
8220;Concerns over whether results will look realistic do keep some women from considering reconstructive surgery after a mastectomy.
Byrne, director of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the director of the microvascular head and neck reconstructive surgery service at Hopkins, will provide complementary skills and experience in head and neck surgery.
Reports of depressive symptoms also improved after reconstructive surgery.
I operate on 40 or 50 women a year - that is for immediate and delayed reconstructive surgery; I see around 15 patients a year for immediate reconstructive surgery.
Ask your breast surgeon about a skin-sparing mastectomy, particularly if you're planning breast reconstructive surgery at some point.
Catcher Paul Bako also will miss the rest of the season after reconstructive surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, also slated for Friday.
While in Asia, he traveled to Vietnam and India to perform facial reconstructive surgery on children.
Yet, she notes, there are other lesbians--butch and femme alike--who feel their breasts are an important part of their sexuality and who choose treatments that will allow them to keep their breasts or who decide to have reconstructive surgery.
Mr Martin is adamant that reconstructive surgery should be discussed with all patients.
Chris has 15 years of nursing experience, with some of this time spent working in reconstructive surgery.
Denecke gained a great deal of experience in plastic reconstructive surgery, because Heidelberg was one of the centers for treating injured soldiers of the Second World War.