from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Treatment, as for varicose veins, involving the injection of a sclerosing solution into vessels or tissues.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun surgery A treatment for varicose veins and hemorrhoids involving an injection of material into a blood vessel in order to make it harden and shrink


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