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radiosurgery

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noun ra·dio·sur·gery \ˌrā-dē-ō-ˈsərj-rē, -ˈsər-jə-rē\

Definition of radiosurgery

  1. :  surgery using precisely targeted radiation to destroy tissue without cutting



1933

First Known Use of radiosurgery

1933


Medical Dictionary

radiosurgery

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noun ra·dio·sur·gery \-ˈsərj-(ə-)rē\

Medical Definition of radiosurgery

plural

radiosurgeries

  1. 1:  surgery by means of a radio knife

  2. 2:  stereotactic radiosurgery

radiosurgical

\-ˈsər-ji-kəl\play adjective



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