(from the article `plastic surgery`) ...early removal of exposed sutures so that the wound is held closed by buried sutures. Among the techniques used in plastic surgery are incision, ... The treatment of serious or prominent scars is considered by plastic surgeons to be among their most important p...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/33
dermabrasion The removal of superficial layers of the skin with a rapidly revolving abrasive tool.
Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/3837/
Dermabrasion is a surgical procedure that involves the controlled abrasion (wearing away) of the upper layers of the skin with sandpaper or other mechanical means. Nowadays it has become common to use CO2 or Erbium:YAG laser as well. The procedure requires a local anaesthetic. Afterward, the skin i...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dermabrasion
Type: Term Pronunciation: der′mă-brā′zhŭn Definitions: 1. Operative procedure to efface acne scars or pits; performed with sandpaper, rotating abrasive drums, wire brushes, or other materials.
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=23873
used to minimize small scars, minor skin surface irregularities, surgical scars, and acne scars. As the name implies, dermabrasion involves removing the top layers of skin with an electrical machine that "abrades" the skin. As the skin heals from the procedure, the surface appears smoother and fresh...
Found on http://www.cosmeticskin.com/skin-DermatologyGlossary.shtml
A type of surgery used to make the skin smooth and to improve the way deep scars, pits, and wrinkles look. After numbing the skin, a doctor removes the top layer of skin using sandpaper or a brush or burr (small file) that spins at a high speed.
Found on http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?expand=D
1) Remotion 2) Removal
Found on http://www.mijnwoordenboek.nl/EN/crossword-dictionary/dermabrasion/1
Tip: double click on a word to show its meaning.
No exact matches found.
Typ a word and hit `Search`.
The most recent searches on Encyclo. Between brackets you will find the number of results and number of related results.
• Monson curve (2)
• Meatometer (2)
• Mup (2)
• claudication (14)
• Windkessel effect (1)
• Osteopoikilosis (4)
• Boletus pulverulentus (3)
• Qaraqan S?di (1)
• Xyleborus (3)
• Marilou Diaz Abaya (1)
• GoLYTELY (1)
• Swadhyay Parivar (2)
• The Oxford Times (1)
• Dating abuse (1)
• kumara (4)
• Luis Javier Garrido (1)
• Vologda (4)
• Mercurify (2)
• Cariboo Country (2)
• skip stop (1)
• Ratatoskr (1)
• Modist (2)
• atrophy (25)
• Psychotogenic (4)