TITLE

strip

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2088
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "strip" is presented. It refers to the removal of all contents from a hollow organ or tube, esp. by gentle pressure, as to strip the seminal vesicles; and along slender band of tissue, e.g., one removed surgically for transplantation in the body.
ACCESSION #
21246955

 

Related Articles

  • spermatocystectomy.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2167 

    A definition of the term "spermatocystectomy," which refers to the removal of the seminal vesicles, is presented.

  • spermatocystotomy.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2167 

    A definition of the term "spermatocystotomy," which refers to drainage of the seminal vesicles through a surgical incision into the vesicle, is presented.

  • prostatovesiculectomy.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1910 

    A definition of the medical term "prostatovesiculectomy," which refers to the removal of the prostate gland and seminal vesicles, is presented.

  • XENOTRANSPLANTATION.  // Anti-Capitalist Dictionary: Movements, Histories & Motivations;2006, p285 

    A definition of the term "xenotransplantation" is presented. The term refers to the branch of genetic engineering that involves the transplantation of tissues or organs from one species of plant or animal into an individual of another species. Xenotransplantation also refers to a surgical procedure.

  • homotransplantation.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1008 

    A definition of the medical term "homotransplantation" is presented. Homotransplantation refers to allotransplantation. The term originated from the Latin word "trans" which means across, + "plantare" which means to plant. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary,"...

  • liver transplantation.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1261 

    A definition of the medical term liver transplantation is presented. It is the surgical implantation of a donor liver into a patient with end-stage liver disease, whether it is caused by alcoholic cirrhosis, chronic cholestatic diseases, chronic or fulminant hepatitis, or toxic liver...

  • posthioplasty.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1740 

    A definition for the term "posthioplasty" is presented. It refers to the plastic surgery of the prepuce or foreskin.

  • recipient.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1860 

    A definition of the term "recipient" is presented. It refers to the person to whom things like blood, tissues or organ are given by a donor.

  • organ recovery.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1644 

    A definition of the term "organ recovery" which refers to the surgical removal of a part of the body of an individual for use in organ transplantation in a patient is presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics