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(sŭrj′ĕ-rē)

[Fr. cirurgerie, ult. fr. Gr. cheirurgia, handwork, surgery]

1. The branch of medicine dealing with manual and operative procedures to correct deformities and defects, repair injuries, and diagnose and cure certain diseases.
2. A surgeon's operating room.
3. Treatment or work performed by a surgeon.
SYN: SEE: operation

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Citation

Venes, Donald, editor. "Surgery." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742734/all/limited_access_coronary_artery_surgery.
Surgery. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742734/all/limited_access_coronary_artery_surgery. Accessed May 25, 2019.
Surgery. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742734/all/limited_access_coronary_artery_surgery
Surgery [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 25]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742734/all/limited_access_coronary_artery_surgery.
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