excision

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excision

[ek′sizh·ən]
(genetics)
Recombination involving removal of a genetic element.
(medicine)
The cutting out of a part; removal of a foreign body or growth from a part, organ, or tissue.
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Arteriovenous malformation involving the thumb and hand: radical excision and reconstruction of multiple components.
We followed the same common language for stage III disease, representing regional nodal disease or, at minimum, invasive carcinoma requiring radical excision, such as an exenteration, with or without clear surgical margins.
It continues with the laparoscopic radical excision of deep pelvic endometriosis using traditional surgical techniques such as blunt dissection and bipolar coagulation.
Surgery is the cornerstone of management and consists of radical excision with wide safety margins and dissection of the loco-regional lymph nodes.
However, there are no current studies evaluating the outcome of consistently performed radical excision without adjuvant treatment for feline ISS.
This case illustrates the importance of early diagnosis of MPNSTs, especially those in the head and neck region, because radical excision with free margins seems to be the best therapeutic option.
Of the 11 patients with endometriosis, 6 had severe disease that was treated with radical excision, and there were no complications.
For the treatment of recurrences, radical excision is warranted.