postsurgical

adjective post·sur·gi·cal \ ˌpōs(t)-ˈsər-ji-kəl \

Definition of postsurgical

postsurgically

play \ˌpōs(t)-ˈsər-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of postsurgical

1923

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postsurgical

adjective post·sur·gi·cal \ -ˈsər-ji-kəl \

medical Definition of postsurgical

: postoperative
  • postsurgical swelling
  • a postsurgical patient

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