arteriostrepsis

arteriostrepsis

An obsolete term for the twisting of an artery to achieve haemostasis.
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arteriostrepsis

(ar-tēr″ē-ō-strep′sĭs) [ arterio- + Gr. strepsis, a twisting]
Twisting of the divided end of an artery to arrest hemorrhage.
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