Full form/Meaning: American College of Surgeon Definition: The American College of Surgeons was founded in 1912 by Ernest Amory Codman. It is a worldwide scientific and educational association of qualified surgeons and has it headquarter in Chicago, Illinois. Usage in Sentence: “He earned his membership with the American College of Surgeon after several […]
Lysis of Adhesions
Varicose vein stripping is the surgical removal of a ligated varicose vein through incisions in the groin area or back of the knee.
A total knee replacement is the surgical replacement of a damaged knee joint with an artificial joint.
A total hip replacement is the surgical replacement of a damaged hip joint with an artificial one.
A tonsillectomy is the surgical removal of the tonsils.
A septoplasty surgical procedure used to correct the shape of the septum.
An acronym for TransUrethral Resection of the Prostate.
A Transurethral Resection of the Prostate is the surgical removal of the prostate through the urethra. Acronym: TURP
An open prostatectomy is the removal of the prostate gland through an external incision.