That type of incision is rarely performed on large breasts, according to Levine.
Slow at first, then steadily, a stream of liquid drips off the incision.
Make an incision through the thickest part, a little way from the smaller end.
The incision is to stop at least half-an-inch below the internal malleolus.
Hardy shrubs may be layered in the fall, either early or late, and if an incision is made, a callus will have formed by spring.
Push a wire in the tail, and sew up the incision under the wing.
But it may now be said, If this be the case, we are very much limited in the size of the incision we may make into the bladder.
If the tumor is large, more than one incision may be necessary.
If the pus can be localized an incision should be made and the abscess drained.
The surgeon proceeded with the incision—as long as he was able.
late 14c., "a cutting made in surgery," from Old French incision (13c.) and directly from Latin incisionem (nominative incisio) "a cutting into," noun of action from past participle stem of incidere "to cut in," from in- "into, in, on, upon" (see in- (2)) + -cidere, comb. form of caedere "to cut" (see -cide). Meaning "act of cutting into" is from early 15c.
incision in·ci·sion (ĭn-sĭzh'ən)
A cut into a body tissue or organ, especially one made during surgery.
The scar resulting from such a cut.