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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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Impedance and phase angle as a locating method in human stereotaxic surgery.
For stereotaxic surgery procedure, animals were anesthetized with an intramuscular (i.
The major surgical categories classified according to ACGME's criteria were: craniotomy other than trauma, head trauma, trans-sphenoid procedures, occlusive vascular surgery, spinal surgery, peripheral nerve, stereotaxic surgery, cerebro-spinal fluid shunting procedures, brain trauma, brain tumor, craniofacial reconstruction, craniosynostosis, shunt procedures, and miscellaneous.