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Sp and Def Last List Seq 4

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A-N-E-S-T-H-E-S-I-Amedically induced loss of sensation
A-N-T-I-B-A-C-T-E-R-I-A-Ldescribes something that destroys bacteria, or suppresses their growth or their ability to reproduce
A-P-P-R-O-X-I-M-A-T-Eto bring together tissues to promote healing; to close a wound with sutures
B-A-N-D-A-G-Esoft binding material used to hold a dressing in place or to immobilize a body par
M-A-N-O-M-E-T-E-Rinstrument for measuring pressure
C-A-U-T-E-R-Yto cause coagulation or destruction of tissues by burning with heat or a chemical
C-O-N-T-A-M-I-N-A-T-I-O-Npresence of infectious material that renders a substance impure or harmful
D-R-E-S-S-I-N-Gany material used to cover and protect a wound
S-Y-M-M-E-T-R-Yequality in size, shape or position of parts on opposite sides
M-E-N-I-S-C-U-Scurved upper surface of a liquid in a container
F-E-N-E-S-T-R-A-T-E-Dthe presence of an opening on a surface, a window
I-N-F-E-C-T-I-O-Ninvasion of a disease producing organisms
I-N-F-L-A-M-M-A-T-I-O-Nan immune response to tissue injury or infection marked by pain, swelling, redness or heat
L-I-G-A-T-U-R-Ea surgical thread or wire tied around a body structure or structures to hold in place, or stop flow from the structure as with a blood vessel
R-A-T-C-H-E-T-Snotched mechanisms for holding an instrument closed and easily reopened
ST-R-I-C-T-U-R-E-Sabnormal narrowing or tightening of tissues, often from inflammation, tumor or scarring
S-U-P-P-U-R-A-N-Tcausing the creation of pus
S-U-T-U-R-Ea thread like material stitched into body tissues to hold them together
D-I-S-I-N-F-E-C-T-A-N-Ta chemical or process for killing most pathogenic organisms on an inanimate surface
L-A-S-E-Ra powerful beam of light that is used in some types of surgery to cut or destroy tissue
F-O-R-C-E-P-Ssurgical instrument used to grasp, handle, compress, pull or join tissues, equipment or supplies
D-R-A-P-Ea cloth or paper cover laid across the body or a body part
C-R-Y-O-S-U-R-G-E-R-Ythe surgical destruction of tissue by freezing
S-T-E-R-I-L-I-Z-A-T-I-O-Nprocess for destroying microorganisms
A-U-T-O-C-L-A-V-Ea device which applies heat, moisture, and pressure to items over a period of time in order to sterilize the items
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