electrohemostasis

[ ih-lek-troh-hi-mos-tuh-sis, -hee-muh-stey-sis, -hem-uh- ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊ hɪˈmɒs tə sɪs, -ˌhi məˈsteɪ sɪs, -ˌhɛm ə- /

noun Medicine/Medical.

hemostasis by means of an electric device, as an electrocautery.

Origin of electrohemostasis

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Medicine definitions for electrohemostasis

electrohemostasis

[ ĭ-lĕk′trō-hē′mə-stāsĭs, -hē-mŏstə- ]

n.

The arrest of hemorrhage by means of a high-frequency current.
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