Definition of Photocoagulation in English :

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Photocoagulation meaning in English

Meaning of Photocoagulation in English

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1. photocoagulation

surgical procedure that uses an intense laser beam to destroy diseased retinal tissue or to make a scar that will hold the retina in cases of detached retina

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see synonyms of photocoagulation
a technique using intense light energy, as from a laser, to produce scar tissue: used in treating certain eye disorders, in medical and biological research, etc.

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see synonyms of photocoagulation
Surgical coagulation of tissue by means of intense light energy, such as a laser beam, performed to destroy abnormal tissues or to form adhesive scars, especially in ophthalmology.

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