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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 surgically induced astigmatism in temporal SICS (0.98 [+ or -] 0.59) is much lower than superior SICS (1.45 [+ or -] 1.24) and the difference is statistically very significant (as p value is < 0.01).
"First baseman Mark Teixeira has missed the past three games due to inflammation in his surgically repaired right wrist.
The Bonebridge consists of a magnetic device that is surgically implanted under the skin behind the ear, capturing sound and transmitting signals via electromagnetic waves to the skull and then on to the ear.
The new technology allows utilities to condition the load to meet system needs, surgically curtailing specific loads within tailored demand response events to achieve any number of operational or market objectives.
On the other hand, patients with surgically treated hyperthyroidism had a 27% greater rate of hospitalization for hypertension; a 51% increase in admissions for atrial fibrillation; and a 54% greater hospitalization rate for nonbacterial endo-, peri- and myocardial diseases, valvular diseases, and cardiomy opathy, she continued.
A man who has surgically changed his tongue to be like a lizard has also learnt to hammer a nail into his nose.
The agencies have also reported that other doctors in Yemen are prepared to surgically load bombs into militants.
Like a pacemaker, an ICD is implanted surgically under the skin.
In addition to above mentioned findings we also found that patients treated surgically exhibited faster rate of improvement in maximum inter-incisal opening than the patients who were treated non-surgically.
A friend mentioned that these can be surgically removed--what does this entail?
The study evaluated two groups: women who underwent natural menopause and those with surgically induced menopause.