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TULIP

Transurethral laser-induced prostatectomy, see there.

incision

(in-sizh'on) [L. incisio, a cut]
A cut made with a knife, electrosurgical unit, or laser, esp. for surgical purposes.

coronal incision

1. An incision made across the scalp in a plane that separates the front (anterior portion) of the head from the back (posterior portion).
2. A crown-shaped incision.

limbal relaxing incision

Abbreviation: LRI
A surgical treatment for astigmatism in which the cornea is reshaped by placing small cuts in its periphery (the limbus of the cornea). These incisions make the misshapen cornea more spherical, which improves visual clarity.

McBurney incision

See: McBurney, Charles

paramedian incision

A surgical incision, esp. of the abdominal wall, close to the midline.

Pfannenstiel incision

See: Pfannenstiel incision

relaxing incision

A second incision made during surgery to promote drainage, relieve the tension on a wound as it is sutured, or facilitate mobilization of a sliding tissue flap.
Synonym: counterincision; counteropening.

transurethral laser incision of the prostate

Abbreviation: TULIP
The treatment of prostatic hyperplasia with a laser used as a cutting instrument. The laser is inserted into the penile urethra and directed at the diseased portion of the gland.

transurethral laser incision of the prostate

Abbreviation: TULIP
The treatment of prostatic hyperplasia with a laser used as a cutting instrument. The laser is inserted into the penile urethra and directed at the diseased portion of the gland.
See also: incision
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our tulips are in full swing the exception of two, which about to show their true They are two versions of tulip, Tulipa clusiana, a species with refined and slender, glaucous with pink and white is aptly named 'Peppermint Stick' and the other is a of pale yellow and pink called 'Cynthia'.
TU PRETTY: In addition to the pots, we've planted Tulipa 'Abu Hassan' in the beds at the front of the cottage.
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Although we visit the Netherlands - the place we usually associate with tulips - we also travel to the snow-capped mountains of eastern Turkey, where we come across Tulipa armena, one of the early ancestors of those we grow in our gardens.
I think there's an opulence and generosity of purple, when you think of the purple bearded iris or Tulipa 'Black Knight'.
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