laser tissue welding

laser tissue welding

(wĕld'ĭng)
To bring the edges of a wound together with heat generated by a laser.
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We investigated the feasibility of using laser tissue welding techniques to perform transcanal underlay tympanoplasty.
11) This experience paved the way for an ongoing clinical trial of intraoperative dural closure with laser tissue welding in humans.