acusection, n.
/ak'yoo sek"teuhr/, n. Surg.
a needle for cutting tissue by means of a high-frequency electric current.
[ < NL; see ACUS, SECTOR]

* * *

Universalium. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужно решить контрольную?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • acusector — aguja eléctrica empleada como bisturí para la diéresis de los tejidos Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • acusector — acu·sec·tor ak yu̇ .sek tər, .tȯ(ə)r n RADIO KNIFE …   Medical dictionary

  • acusector — acusection, n. /ak yoo sek teuhr/, n. Surg. a needle for cutting tissue by means of a high frequency electric current. [ NL; see ACUS, SECTOR] …   Useful english dictionary

  • electric needle — Surg. acusector. * * * …   Universalium

  • electrosurgery — electrosurgical /i lek troh serr ji keuhl/, adj. /i lek troh serr jeuh ree/, n. the use in surgery of an electric instrument, as an acusector, or of an electric current, as in electrocoagulation; surgical diathermy. [1905 10; ELECTRO + SURGERY] * …   Universalium

  • radio knife — n a needlelike surgical instrument using high frequency oscillations in the form of a tiny electric arc at the point of cutting through or cutting away tissue and at the same time sterilizing the edges of the wound and sealing cut blood vessels… …   Medical dictionary

  • electric needle — Surg. acusector …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”