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vaporization

 [va″por-ĭ-za´shun]
1. the conversion of a solid or liquid into a vapor without chemical change. See also nebulization.

va·por·i·za·tion

(vā'pŏr-i-zā'shŭn),
1. The change of a solid or liquid to a state of vapor.
2. The therapeutic application of a vapor.

vaporization

/va·por·iza·tion/ (va″por-ĭ-za´shun)
1. the conversion of a solid or liquid into a vapor without chemical change. See also nebulization.

vaporization

[vā′pərīzā′shən]
Etymology: L, vapor, steam
the changing of a liquid or solid (such as dry ice) to a gaseous state.

va·por·i·za·tion

(vā'pŏr-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. The change of a solid or liquid to a state of vapor.
2. The therapeutic application of a vapor.

va·por·i·za·tion

(vā'pŏr-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. Change of a solid or liquid to a state of vapor.
2. The therapeutic application of a vapor.

vaporization

1. the conversion of a solid or liquid into a vapor without chemical change; distillation.
2. treatment by vapors; vapotherapy.
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capsule perforation or sphincter injury), we used vaporization rather than resection to trim the tissue near the external urethral sphincter and reduced the power below 80 W.
6) Transurethral vaporization of the prostate (TUVP) provides better hemostasis and allows for the use of isotonic irrigation fluid.
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Thus, for deriving a cooling-heating cycle vapor pressure equation an arithmetic average of the corresponding integrated Clausius-Clapeyron equation constants of the cool-down and heat-up steps (described as the intercept, which is proportional to vaporization entropy, and slope, which is proportional to vaporization enthalpy or heats of vaporization) was taken.
This warm seawater is used as a heat source and passed through the shell of the shell-and-tube vaporizers causing the vaporization of the LNG.
One and two year pressure-flow/uro-dynamic results of photoselective vaporization of prostate using local anaesthesia with light sedation" (Arum CJ, Romundstad PR, Mjones J)
Each procedure was performed at the Izmir University Department of Urology by 1 of the 3 experienced surgeons (OA, AK, YZA) who are skilled in both BIVAP saline vaporization of the prostate and bipolar TURP.
For these procedures, a round-shaped electrode was used to display a plasma corona on a cut surface and was steadily moved into direct contact with the enlarged prostate adenoma tissue, and produced almost bloodless vaporization.
Contract award: fiber laser for endoscopic fotoselektE[degrees]vnu vaporization of benign prostatic hyperplasia and rent urologist.
In particular, minimally invasive laser treatments including transurethral holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) and photoselective vaporization of the prostate (PVP) are currently challenging TURP as the first line surgical treatment of choice.
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