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Definitions and Synonyms of surgical procedure | Another word for surgical procedure | What is surgical procedure?

Definition 1: a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body - [noun denoting act]

Samples where surgical procedure or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available
  • he died while undergoing surgery

Synonyms for surgical procedure in the sense of this definition

(surgical procedure is a kind of ...) a procedure employed by medical or dental practitioners

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical procedure that uses an intense laser beam to destroy diseased retinal tissue or to make a scar that will hold the retina in cases of detached retina

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal or all or part of a vein; sometimes done in cases of severe varicose veins

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical resection of unnecessary palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to cure extreme cases of snoring (with or without sleep apnea)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical procedure that creates an artificial opening for the elimination of bodily wastes

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical sectioning of bone

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) operation to bring an undescended testicle into the scrotum

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) any surgery that involves the nervous system (brain or spinal cord or peripheral nerves)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical incision into the eardrum (to relieve pressure or release pus from the middle ear)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical repair of a perforated eardrum with a tissue graft

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of the eardrum

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical incision or division of a muscle

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) any surgical procedure that does not involve anesthesia or respiratory assistance

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgery using operating microscopes and miniaturized precision instruments to perform intricate procedures on very small structures

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) any surgical procedure that involves anesthesia or respiratory assistance

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of a polyp

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of part of a structure or organ

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) the act of operating on living animals (especially in scientific research)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical procedure that attempts to restore the function of the vas deferens after a vasectomy

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical correction of a defect of the palate

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical correction or repair of defects or injuries in the eardrum or the bones of the middle ear

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) an operation that removes a circular section of bone from the skull

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)

"he had a kidney transplant" "the long-term results of cardiac transplantation are now excellent" "a child had a multiple organ transplant two months ago"

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical operation that creates an opening into the trachea with a tube inserted to provide a passage for air; performed when the pharynx is obstructed by edema or cancer or other causes

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) the surgical procedure of manually restoring a displaced body part

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) the surgical operation of cutting a muscle or tendon of the eye in order to correct strabismus

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) the act of making an organism barren or infertile (unable to reproduce)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical procedure in which a suture is used to close the cervix in a pregnant woman; is performed when the cervix has failed to retain previous pregnancies

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical procedures and hormonal treatments designed to alter a person's sexual characteristics so that the resemble those of the opposite sex

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical procedure in which spinal nerve roots are cut; done (anterior roots) to relieve intractable pain or (posterior roots) to stop severe muscle spasms

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical procedure in which an incision is made in the nose to drain accumulated pus

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical creation of an opening between the jejunum and the anterior abdominal wall; will allow artificial feeding

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical operation that shortens the small intestine; used in treating obesity

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) the operation of introducing a catheter into the body

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) removal of the outer covering of an organ or part

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of foreign material and dead tissue from a wound in order to prevent infection and promote healing

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgery to remove tissue or growths from a bodily cavity (as the uterus) by scraping with a curette

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) the use of extreme cold (usually liquid nitrogen) to destroy unwanted tissue (warts or cataracts or skin cancers)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical opening through the skull

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) use of chemical to destroy diseased or malignant tissue; used in treatment of skin cancer

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) the act of coagulating blood and destroying tissue with a hot iron or caustic agent or by freezing

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of the testes or ovaries (usually to inhibit hormone secretion in cases of breast cancer in women or prostate cancer in men)

"bilateral castration results in sterilization"

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) any surgical procedure involving the brain

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint; the surgeon examines the joint with an arthroscope while making repairs through a small incision

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical reconstruction or replacement of a malformed or degenerated joint

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) an operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a coronary artery

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical removal of all or part of a limb

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of a body part or tissue

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical procedure usually performed under local anesthesia in which the cervix is dilated and the endometrial lining of the uterus is scraped with a curet; performed to obtain tissue samples or to stop prolonged bleeding or to remove small tumors or to remove fragments of placenta after childbirth or as a method of abortion

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgery performed with electrical devices (as in electrocautery)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical operation that creates a permanent opening through the abdominal wall into the intestine

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical procedure that places something in the human body

"the implantation of radioactive pellets in the prostate gland"

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical procedure for tying hemorrhoids and excising them

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) any surgical procedure involving the heart

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical creation of an opening through the abdominal wall into the stomach (as for gastrogavage)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical creation of an opening between the stomach wall and the small intestines; performed when the normal opening has been eliminated

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of all or part of the stomach

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical procedure that creates a new fenestra to the cochlea in order to restore hearing lost because of osteosclerosis

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) any surgical procedure involving the eyes

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of the organs within a body cavity (as those of the pelvis)

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of an organ (or the contents of an organ) from a patient

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) a surgical operation performed on the wrong part of the body

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical removal of something without cutting into it

"the enucleation of the tumor"

(... is a kind of surgical procedure ) surgical incision into the uterus (as in cesarean section)

(surgical procedure is a part of ...) surgical joining of two surfaces

(surgical procedure is a part of ...) surgical procedure of stopping the flow of blood (as with a hemostat)

(surgical procedure is a part of ...) the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation)

(surgical procedure belongs to category ...) the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures

"he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"

(surgical procedure is the domain which ... is member of) remove the pituitary glands

(surgical procedure is the domain which ... is member of) remove an organ or bodily structure

(surgical procedure is the domain which ... is member of) remove the cortex of (an organ)

(surgical procedure is the domain which ... is member of) empty or clean (a body cavity) by the force of suction

"suction the uterus in an abortion"

(surgical procedure is the domain which ... is member of) anesthetize by cold

(surgical procedure is the domain which ... is member of) cut a hole with a trepan, as in surgery

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