cryocautery


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cryocautery

[‚krī·ō′kȯd·ə·rē]
(medicine)
A substance or instrument that causes destruction of tissue by freezing.
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Primary care office procedures treatment of genital lesions via cryocautery. Prim Care Cancer 1988; 8(6):16-21.
Primary care office procedures: treatment of genital lesions via cryocautery. Prim Care Cancer 1988; 8:16-22.
Medical History Number Percent Pregnant 25 12.5 Current smokers 102 51 History of condyloma 55 27.5 History of partner(s) 35 17.5 with condyloma Previous cryocautery 23 11.5 Previous conization 4 2 Previous cervical cancer 3 1.5 per patient's report History of sexual abuse 18 9 evaluation.