TITLE

snare

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2018
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "snare" is presented. It refers to a device for excision of polyps or tumors by tightening wire loops around them. A snare may be connected to an electrosurgical unit, which may facilitate cutting and coagulation.
ACCESSION #
21245880

 

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