from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Without scars.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Free from scar.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Free from scars.
Kandil is performing the "scarless" thyroidectomy surgery at Tulane Medical Center and is one of only a few surgeons in the United States trained in the technique.
CHOP scarless fetal wound healing publications | The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Lin RY, Sullivan KM, Argenta PA, Lorenz HP, Adzick NS: Species-specific in situ hybridization demonstrates that the human fetal fibroblast modulates scarless repair.
The investigative areas within the Division include scarless fetal and adult tissue repair, fetal animal models for congenital defects, fetal gene therapy, fetal hematopoietic and mesenchymal stem cell transplantation and fetoscopic therapeutic procedures.
Estes JM, Adzick NS, Longaker MT, Harrison MR, Stern R: Hyaluronate metabolism undergoes ontogenetic transition during fetal development: Implications for scarless wound healing.
Adzick NS, Lorenz HP: Cells, matrix, growth factors, and the surgeon: The biology of scarless fetal wound repair.
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) goes by a lot of names: keyhole surgery, bandaid surgery, scarless surgery, minimal access surgery, general endoscopic surgery, etc.
Lorenz HP, Lin RY, Longaker MT, Whitby DJ, Adzick NS: The fetal fibroblast: The effector cell for scarless fetal skin repair.
Medawar, an expert in transplantation, shares his lasting regret about a lab visit at which, gazing into the scarless eyes of a rabbit that had supposedly undergone a corneal transport, he failed to voice his belief that the demonstration was a confidence trick — which it was.
Most of the procedures worldwide have been gallbladder removals, which are usually performed laparoscopically and are already almost painless and scarless, with quick recovery.
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