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intraoperative

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adjective in·tra·op·er·a·tive \ˌin-trə-ˈäp-(ə-)rət-iv, -(ˌ)trä-, -ˈäp-ə-ˌrāt-\

Medical Definition of intraoperative

  1. :  occurring, carried out, or encountered in the course of surgery <intraoperative irradiation> <intraoperative infarction>

intraoperatively

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