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photocoagulation

photocoagulation is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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[photo- + coagulation]
The use of intense light or laser to burn or destroy tissue under direct observation; used for treatment of diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma.
SYN: SEE: scatter photocoagulation

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Photocoagulation." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/732492/all/photocoagulation.
Photocoagulation. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/732492/all/photocoagulation. Accessed April 19, 2019.
Photocoagulation. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/732492/all/photocoagulation
Photocoagulation [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 19]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/732492/all/photocoagulation.
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