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20 terms

Week 3 Mod 5

STUDY
PLAY
ALTERATION
modifying the anatomic structure of a body part w/out affecting the function of the body part
ANASTOMOSIS
surgical connection of two tabular structures such as 2 peices of the intestines
BYPASS
altering the route of a passage of the contents of a tublar body part
CONTROL
stopping, or attempting to stop postprocedural bleeding
CREATION
making a new genital structure that does not physically take the place of a body part
DESTRUCTION
physical eradication of all or a portion of a body part by the direct use of energy, force or a destructive agent.
DETACHMENT
cutting off all of a protion of the uppper or lower extremities
DILATION
expanding an orifice or lumen of a tabular body part
DRAINAGE
taking or letting out fluids and/or gases from a body part
EXTIRPATION
taking or cutting out solid matter from a body part
EXTRACTION
pulling or stripping out or off all or a portion of a body part by the use of force
FRAGMENTATION
breaking solid matter in a body part into pieces
FUSION
joining together portions of an articular body part rendering the articular body part immobile
OCCLUSION
completely closing an orifice or lumen of a tubular body part
RELEASE
freeing a body part from an abnormal physical constraint by cutting or by use of force
REPOSTITION
moving to its normal location or other suitable location all or a portion of a body part
RESECTION
cutting out or off w/out replacement all of a body part
RESTRICTION
partially closing the orifice or lumen of a tubular body part
REVISION
correcting to the extent possible a malfunctioning or displaced device
TRANSFER
moving w/out taking out all or a portion of a body part to another location to take over