Craterization

Craterization is an old medical procedure in which doctors would drill holes into people`s heads to remove a foreign mass (i.e., a tumor). It gets its name from the crater-like holes it leaves behind. ...
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craterization

(kra″tәr-ĭ-za┬┤shәn) excision of bone tissue to create a crater-like depression.
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craterization

Synonym for saucerization ... Excavation of tissue to form a shallow depression, performed in wound treatment to facilitate drainage from infected areas. ... Synonym: craterization. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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craterization

Type: Term Pronunciation: krā′tĕr-ī-zā′shŭn Synonyms: saucerization
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