Definition of perioperative
: relating to, occurring in, or being the period around the time of a surgical operation perioperative morbidity perioperative nursing
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Brill, 65, is a professor emeritus of clinical anesthesiology and perioperative medicine at UCLA.
Koliwad, who has been studying microglia for several years and also specializes in diabetes research, collaborated on the study with Dr. Mervyn Maze, professor of anesthesia and perioperative care at UCSF.
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Medical Definition of perioperative
: relating to, occurring in, or being the period around the time of a surgical operation perioperative morbidity
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