Rarely used term denoting division of the pedicle of a tumor or other tissue by a silk ligature.
[L. sericum, silk, + scissio, a cleaving]
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seriscission(sĕr-ĭ-sĕsh′ŭn) [L. sericum, silk, + scindere, to cut]
The obsolete technique of dividing soft tissues with ties or ligatures.
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