incision

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incision

1. a cut made with a knife during a surgical operation
2. any indentation in an incised leaf

incision

[in′sizh·ən]
(medicine)
A cut or wound of the body tissue, as an abdominal incision or a vertical or oblique incision.
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The carcinoma was well differentiated and exhibited keratohyalinisation in form of epithelial pearl.
Epithelial pearls were seen in 2 patients 3 months after surgery.
Histological examination of tissue revealed typical keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma with characteristic epithelial pearls which suggested that growths were of squamous cell (Fig.