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enucleate

 [e-noo´kle-āt]
to remove whole and clean, as the eye from its socket.

e·nu·cle·ate

(ē-nū'klē-āt),
To remove entirely; to shell like a nut, as in the removal of an eye from its capsule or a tumor from its compressed surrounding tissue.

enucleate

(ĭ-no͞o′klē-āt′, ĭ-nyo͞o′-)
tr.v. enucle·ated, enucle·ating, enucle·ates
1. Medicine To remove (a tumor or eye, for example) whole from an enveloping cover or sac.
2. Biology To remove the nucleus of.
3. Archaic To explain; elucidate.
adj. (-ĭt, -āt′) Biology
Lacking a nucleus.

e·nu′cle·a′tion n.
e·nu′cle·a′tor n.

e·nu·cle·ate

(ē-nū'klē-āt)
To remove entirely; for example, to shell like a nut, as in the removal of an eye from its capsule or a tumor from its enveloping capsule.

enucleate

without a NUCLEUS.

e·nu·cle·ate

(ē-nū'klē-āt)
To remove entirely; to shell like a nut, as in the removal of a tumor from its enveloping capsule.
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Fritz et al., "Enucleation in pancreatic surgery: indications, technique, and outcome compared to standard pancreatic resections," Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery, vol.
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Table 3 summarizes the tissue retrieval approaches used in contemporary series of different transurethral enucleation procedures.
The transurethral enucleation of prostate adenoma carries the advantage of doing an anatomical based de-obstruction, which further to being complete is safer by tackling the vascular supply once it goes to the adenoma.
Morcellation of intravesical adenoma is currently the standard procedure following most transurethral enucleation procedures; however it is poorly evaluated.
Evaluation of efficacy and complications: primary pediatric orbital implants after enucleation. Arch Ophthalmol 2000; 118: 503-6.
Hydroxyapatite orbital implant after enucleation. Experience with initial 100 consecutive cases.
Enucleation technique for children with retinoblastoma.
Despite the overall operation time, the time on laser enucleation by ThuVEP was shorter than the holmium laser significantly (58.3 [+ or -] 12.8 min vs.
However, it also showed HoLEP, including enucleation and morcellation, was associated with longer operation time than TURP.
However, 120-W Tm:YAG laser provided shorter laser enucleation time and higher enucleation efficacy than Ho:YAG laser, to a level of statistical significance.