discission


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discission

 [dĭ-sizh″un]
incision, or cutting into, as of a soft cataract.

dis·cis·sion

(di-sish'ŭn),
1. Incision or cutting through a part.
2. In ophthalmology, opening of the capsule and breaking up of the cortex of the lens with a needle knife or laser.
[L. di- scindo, pp. -scissus, to tear asunder]

dis·cis·sion

(di-sizh'ŭn)
1. Incision or cutting through a part.
2. ophthalmology Opening of the capsule and breaking up of the cortex of the lens with a needle knife or laser.
[L. di- scindo, pp. -scissus, to tear asunder]

discission

An outmoded operation in which the len capsule of a child's CRYSTALLINE LENS is cut with a sharp-edged needle and the lens matter allowed to disperse into the aqueous humour.
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DISCISSION: For the present study, a total of 100 cases of homicide by firearms and explosives were taken from the medicology autopsies of Varanasi area that were carried out in the mortuary of department of forensic medicine, Institute of medical sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi during the period from 1st July 1999 to 30th Nov 2000.
DISCISSION: For the present study, a total of 100 cases of homicide by firearms and explosives were taken from the medicolegal autopsies of Varanasi area that were carried out in the mortuary of department of forensic medicine, Institute of medical sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi during the period from 1st July 1999 to 3 0th Nov 2000.
DISCISSION: For the present study, a total of 100 cases of homicide by firearms and explosives were taken from the medico logy autopsies of Varanasi area that were carried out in the mortuary of department of forensic medicine, Institute of medical sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi during the period from 1st July 1999 to 30th Nov 2000.
I'm not as popualar as the others but I think I'm a silent worker and I know I can do a lot more for the country,' said Ejercito, who attended took part in public discissions on sustainable and inclusive economic growth at the Lipa City Hall and Batangas Provincial Auditorium in Batangas City earlier this week.