(medicine) A procedure in which one or more incisions are made into the body in order to repair damage or remove diseased tissue; an operation.
Temporal lobe lobectomy is the most common surgical procedure.
Deciding on varicose vein surgery Removing varicose vein surgery Removing varicose veins is generally a safe surgical procedure.
The surgical procedure for the treatment of an open wound is - (r) arrest of haemorrhage; (2) cleansing of the wound and removal of any foreign bodies; (3) careful apposition of its edges and surfaces - the edges being best brought in contact by sutures of aseptic silk or catgut, the surfaces by carefully applied pressure; (4) free drainage, if necessary, to prevent accumulation either of blood or serous effusion; (5) avoidance of sepsis; (6) perfect rest of the part.
The TSE requires no surgical procedure of any kind.
Deciding on varicose vein surgery Removing varicose veins is generally a safe surgical procedure.