electrocautery

05:01 Feb 9, 2001
English to Dutch translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: electrocautery
Some kind of medical procedure/equipment (i'm not sure which) used in operations. I think to cut bloodvessels etc, but again I'm not sure. Please help
Neeltje


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naelektrocauter
Paul Adriaenssens
nagalvanocaustiek
Albert Golub


  

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7 mins
galvanocaustiek


Explanation:
eurodicautom
hope it helps

Albert Golub
Local time: 08:02
Native speaker of: French

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Evert DELOOF-SYS

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17 days
elektrocauter


Explanation:
device used for surgery when it is essential the wound is cauterized, i.e. burned shut instantly, such as for blood vessels indeed; basically a heated scalpel
verb: cauterizeren

Paul Adriaenssens
Local time: 08:02

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