We have seen in the preceding chapter that fulguration often leaves no particular sign on men who are struck.
The phenomenon of their total disappearance is called the lightning, or fulguration.
fulguration for the destruction of growths is obtained by employing a pointed metal electrode.
fulguration ful·gu·ra·tion (ful'gyə-rā'shən, -gə-, fŭl'-)
The destruction of tissue, usually malignant tumors, by means of a high-frequency electric current applied with a needlelike electrode.