electrocoagulation

noun
elec·​tro·​co·​ag·​u·​la·​tion | \ -kō-ˌag-yə-ˈlā-shən How to pronounce electrocoagulation (audio) \

Medical Definition of electrocoagulation

: the surgical coagulation of tissue by diathermy

called also diathermocoagulation

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“Electrocoagulation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/electrocoagulation. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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