monopolar

monopolar

 [mon″o-po´ler]
having a single pole.

monopolar

(mon-o-pol'ar) [? + L. polus, pole]
1. Having one pole. Synonym: unipolar
2. In therapeutic electrical stimulation, the application of a current using large dispersive electrodes and smaller active electrodes under which the treatment effects occur.

monopolar

having a single pole.
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Furthermore, the Seal-N-Cut[TM] devices accommodate a wide array of possible applications in either monopolar or bipolar surgeries thereby serving endoscopic needs in multiple endoscopic fields including Endo GYN, General Surgery, Pediatric surgery, Thoracic Endoscopy and Urology.
42615 Electro Surgical Diathermy Pencil With Hand Control 3 Pin Monopolar Disposable .
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LONDON, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LipoTherapeia, London's only dedicated cellulite clinic, now offers a novel combination treatment for cellulite reduction, skin tightening and butt lifting, simultaneously incorporating three different technologies for almost instant, impressive results and unparalleled value for money: high-intensity monopolar radiofrequency, high-intensity ultrasound cavitation and injection-free mesotherapy with 15 natural anti-cellulite and skin firming ingredients.
ForceTriad[TM] - an energy platform that delivers monopolar, bipolar and next-generation LigaSure[TM] tissue fusion in one integrated, software-driven unit.
Covidien (NYSE: COV, BSX: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, today announced that its Energy-based Devices business unit has introduced LigaSure Advance[TM], the first multifunctional laparoscopic instrument that offers surgeons fingertip control of both tissue fusion and monopolar dissection.
This new feature allows the surgeon to enable cut power before or after making contact with tissue and eliminates a significant difference in surgical technique when making the change from monopolar to bipolar cutting.
The advanced monopolar instruments provide ergonomic comfort with interchangeability of working cartridges, targeting both the arthroscopic and endoscopic fields of laparoscopy, gynecology and general surgery.
Contract award: supply, installation, commissioning and warranty electrosurgical platform for monopolar and bipolar electrosurgery and tissue fusion of "st.
2 Monopolar Electrodes Market, United States, Revenue ($m), by Sub Segment, 2005-2013 17 3.
The innovative AUTOCON([R]) II 400 Electrosurgical Unit (ESU) will offer surgeons a single unit capable of powering both bipolar and monopolar instruments while offering automatic output regulation and optimal hemostasis.
2 Monopolar Electrodes Market, United Kingdom, Revenue ($m), by Sub Segment, 2005-2013 17 3.