HyperDic: surgical_instrument

English > 1 sense of the expression surgical instrument:
NOUNartifactsurgical instrumenta medical instrument used in surgery
English > surgical instrument: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA medical instrument used in surgery.
Narrowercurette, curetA surgical instrument shaped like a scoop to remove tissue from a bodily cavity
dermatomeA surgical instrument used to cut very thin slices of skin
dilator, dilaterA surgical instrument that is used to dilate or distend an opening or an organ
hemostat, haemostatA surgical instrument that stops bleeding by clamping the blood vessel
photocoagulatorsurgical instrument containing a laser for use in photocoagulation
probeA flexible slender surgical instrument with a blunt end that is used to explore / explore wounds / wounds or body cavities
retractorsurgical instrument that holds back the edges of a surgical incision
snareA surgical instrument consisting of wire hoop that can be drawn tight around the base of polyps or small tumors to sever them
surgical knifeA very sharp knife used in surgery
trepan, trephineA surgical instrument used to remove sections of bone from the skull
Broadermedical instrumentinstrument used in the practice of medicine
Spanishinstrumento quirúrgico
Catalaninstrument quirúrgic

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