electrocauterization


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Related to electrocauterization: cauterisation, electrocautery, electrical cauterization

e·lec·tro·cau·ter·i·za·tion

(ē-lek'trō-kaw'tĕr-i-zā'shŭn),
Cauterization by passage of high-frequency current through tissue or by a metal device that has been electrically heated.

electrocauterization

Electrocoagulation, electrosurgery, fulguration Surgery Cauterization by passage of high frequency current through electrically heated tissue; excision of abnormal or diseased tissue or control of bleeding in small blood vessels of the skin and in a surgical field with controlled electric current

e·lec·tro·cau·ter·i·za·tion

(ĕ-lek'trō-kaw'tĕr-ī-zā'shŭn)
Cauterization by passage of high frequency current through tissue or by metal that has been electrically heated.

e·lec·tro·cau·ter·i·za·tion

(ĕ-lek'trō-kaw'tĕr-ī-zā'shŭn)
Cauterization by passage of high-frequency current through tissue or a metal device that has been electrically heated.
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4,9-12) Conservative management in mammals consists of balloon dilation under direct visualization and often includes corticosteroid administration, laser, electrocauterization with removal of exuberant tissue, or the use of intraluminal stents.
1,8,9) Among the acceptable methods of removal are curettage followed by light electrocauterization of the base, liquid nitrogen application, carbon dioxide laser vaporization, and electrosurgery.