photocoagulation

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noun pho·to·co·ag·u·la·tion \ˌfō-tə-kō-ˌa-gyə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of photocoagulation

  1. :  a surgical process of coagulating tissue by means of a precisely oriented high-energy light source (such as a laser)

First Known Use of photocoagulation

1958


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photocoagulation

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noun pho·to·co·ag·u·la·tion \-kō-ˌag-yə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of photocoagulation

  1. :  a surgical process of coagulating tissue by means of a precisely oriented high-energy light source (as a laser beam)


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