The branch of medicine concerned with treatment of injuries or disorders of the body by incision or manipulation, esp. with instruments
Such treatment, as performed by a surgeon
he had surgery on his ankle
A place where a doctor, dentist, or other medical practitioner treats or advises patients
An occasion on which such treatment or consultation occurs
Doctor Bailey had finished his evening surgery
the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"
a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted; "he read the warning in the doctor's surgery"
operating room: a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations; "great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic"
operation: a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
Surgery (from the χειρουργική cheirourgikē, via chirurgiae, meaning "hand work") is a medical specialty that uses operative manual and instrumental techniques on a patient to investigate and/or treat a pathological condition such as disease or injury, to help improve bodily function or ...
Surgery is the third album by the Los Angeles based neo-psychedelic rock band, the Warlocks. It was released by major label, Mute Records in 2005, and was produced by the high profile, Tom Rothrock. ...
A political surgery (in British politics) or clinic is a term used to describe a series of one-to-one meetings a Member of Parliament (MP) may have with his or her constituents, at which a constituent may raise issues of local concern and seek the intervention of their MP. ...
A procedure involving major incisions to remove, repair, or replace a part of a body; The medical specialty related to the performance of surgical procedures; A room or department where surgery is performed; A doctor's consulting room; Any arrangement where people arrive and wait for an ...
operation to remove or repair a part of the body, or to find out if disease is present.
treating disease and illnesses by operative procedures. May involve removal or replacement of a diseased organ or tissue or removal of an organ for preventive purposes, as in a spay or neuter.
One of several medical specialties focused on the restoration and repair of various external defects.
Surgery is usually used in very problematic cases, since it may cause some complications and may not be successful sometimes.
medical procedures that involve cutting the body open to remove a tumor or repair an injury
The manipulation of living tissue with the hands and instruments.
means the performance of generally accepted operative and cutting procedures, including:
Some anecdotal reports indicate that surgical excision may be adequate in the treatment of PCBCL, but there are no clear studies examining surgical excision alone as the primary treatment of PCBCL. ...
Diagnosis and surgical treatment of a broad range of diseases, disorders and disabilities.
An adjunct, more or less valuable to the diagnostician.
which removes the cancerous tumor and portion of the lung that contains it, is the treatment of first choice for NSCLC that remains relatively confined. When the cancer has spread to several locations within the same lung, the surgeon may remove the entire lung (pneumonectomy). ...
The art, practice, or work of treating diseases, injuries, or deformities by manual or operative procedures; Treatment, as an operation, performed by a Surgeon.
Any invasive procedure or intervention excluding endoscopies or scanning.
A new technique adapted and modified from liposuction.^ On an out-patient basis with only local anesthesia, the sweat glands are permanently removed in a gentle, non-aggressive manner. The sweat glands and armpits are first softened and anesthetized with a special solution. ...
The medical treatment of a body which involves cutting open to perform various manipulations.
General pediatric surgeons evaluate and treat a wide variety of surgical problems including hernias, appendicitis, and defects of the gastrointestinal tract and trauma. General surgeons are trained to manage a range of surgical conditions in almost every area of the body. ...
is helpful where there is an anatomical obstruction such as enlarged tonsils and/or adenoids, an enlarged uvula or nasal anatomical problems. Surgery has ponly been found to be 30 – 50% effective