rollerball electrode

rollerball electrode

a ball electrode that rolls like a paint roller over surface tissue, cauterizing it; used in endometrial ablation.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

roll·er·ball e·lec·trode

(rōl'ĕr-bawl ĕ-lek'trōd)
A device that rolls like a paint roller over surface tissue, cauterizing it; used in endometrial ablation.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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One significant observations was that the rollerball electrode was repidly covered with coagulated tissue when using the cut waveform," he added.
* Select a series of patients "randomized" to hysteroscopic ablation using a rollerball electrode. This, of course, presumes that rollerball endometrial ablation produces the best results.