Examples of incision in a Sentence
the surgeon made a thin incision with the scalpel
Recent Examples of incision from the Web
Power morcellators typically have spinning blades that enable doctors to mince and then remove a uterus or uterine fibroids through tiny incisions, making recovery faster than with traditional cut-open-the-belly operations.
Scanning done since the procedure (a minimally invasive craniotomy with an eyebrow incision) shows that the tissue of concern was completely resected by imaging criteria.
Swain has repeatedly swallowed razors, ripped open his surgical incisions and plunged sharp objects into his open wounds.
During the procedure, called a craniotomy, surgeons successfully removed a 5-centimeter clot through an eyebrow incision.
At the time the machine was a novelty — robotic arms that surgeons could use to manipulate small instruments through small incisions.
Thursday is the six-week mark since his final operation and the point when his surgeon said the tissue around the incision on his stomach should be healed.
The operation, done with tiny incisions through a scope, revealed a shredded meniscus, the cartilage-like disc that acts like a cushion between the bones of the knee joint.
Surgeons make a keyhole incision in the patient's bellybutton, then remove one by one organs such as the spleen and the gallbladder that share blood flow with the pancreas.
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: a cut made in something; especially medical : a cut made into the body during surgery
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