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  • adj. performed by excision

Etymologies

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excision +‎ -al

Examples

  • Lovvorn HN, Cass DL, Sylvester KG, Crombleholme TM, Adzick NS, Savani RC: Hyaluronan receptor exprression increases in fetal excisional skin wounds and correlates with fibroplasia.

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  • An incisional biopsy takes a sample of a lump or abnormal tissue, while an excisional biopsy takes the entire lump or area.

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  • Now if you're diagnosed with skin cancer, there are some standard treatments you can expect, ranging from freezing off early skin cancers to excisional surgery, in which your doctor cuts out the cancerous tissue and some normal tissue surrounding it.

    CNN Transcript Jul 3, 2004

  • Often, a major surgical (excisional or open) biopsy can be avoided by performing a needle aspiration biopsy instead.

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  • Capstone is conducting two Phase 2a clinical trials of AZX100 in reduction or prevention of keloid excisional scarring: OL-ASCAR-04, with dosing at 3.0 mg and 10.0 mg per linear cm

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  • Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI) found. differentiated squamous cell carcinoma in the excisional biopsy specimen

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  • Repeat Papanicolaou stain at 12 mo (continue regular screening) D. Diagnostic excisional procedure E. Review of all findings

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  • Immediate ablative / excisional treatment A. Re-pap OR Pap / HPV Q6mo until (-) x2 • Management s / p LEEP B.

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  • Repeat Papanicolaou stain at 12 mo (continue regular screening) D. Diagnostic excisional procedure • An option if colposcopy was satisfactory also E. Review material - includes referral cytology, colposcopic findings, and all biopsies • An option if colposcopy was satisfactory

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  • The patient underwent an excisional biopsy of the mass via an intra - aural incision and the surgical specimen was sent for histopathologic examination.

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