TITLE

thermocoagulation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2172
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "thermocoagulation" is presented. "Thermo" means "heat," and "coagulatio" in Latin means "clotting." The term refers to the use of high-frequency currents to produce coagulation to destroy tissue.
ACCESSION #
21248425

 

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