surgical anatomy

n.

The application of anatomical knowledge to surgical diagnosis and treatment.

Nearby words

  1. surgeoncy,
  2. surgeonfish,
  3. surgery,
  4. surgical,
  5. surgical abdomen,
  6. surgical anesthesia,
  7. surgical boot,
  8. surgical diathermy,
  9. surgical emphysema,
  10. surgical microscope


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