Then make a free incision into the wound.
By a horizontal incision on each side of the body a large ventral area has been separated and turned over, as it were on a hinge, to the animal's left side.
The bases of the columns are either reeded or decorated with a plait-pattern; the capital has the broad channel between the volutes subdivided by a carefully-profiled incision; and the top of the shafts is ornamented by a broad band of palmette or honeysuckle pattern.
To obtain the frankincense a deep incision is made in the trunk of the tree, and below it a narrow strip of bark 5 in.
In the East, even now, one who wishes to create a blood tie between himself and his followers and cement them to himself, makes under his left breast an incision from which they each in turn suck his blood.
The lac, when taken from an incision ~ in the trunk of the Rhus vernicifera (urushi-no-ki), contains approximately 70% of lac acid, 4% of gum arabic, 2% of albumen, and 24% of water.
Sometimes the abscess declares itself by a bulging at the surface, but if not an incision should be made through the belly-wall over the most tender spot, and a direct examination of the surface of the liver made.
Abscess in the gall-bladder being suspected, an incision should be made down to it, and, its covering having been stitched to the abdominal wall, the gall-bladder should be opened and drained.
a, capsule showing mode of incision practised in Turkey; b, capsule as incised in India; c, nushtur, or instrument used in India for making the incisions.
The latex is usually obtained from the bark or stem by making an incision reaching almost to the wood when the milky fluid flows more or less readily from the laticiferous vessels.
The cyst should be treated like a liver-abscess, by incision through the abdominal or thoracic wall, by circumferential suturing and by exploration and drainage.
In tonguing the leaves are cut off the portion which has to be brought under ground, and a tongue or slit is then cut from below upwards close beyond a joint, of such length that, when the cut part of the layer is pegged an inch or two (or in larger woody subjects 3 or 4 in.) below the surface, the elevation of the point of the shoot to an upright position may open the incision, and thus set it free, so that it may be surrounded by earth to induce it to form roots.
A bud is then cut by a clean incision from the tree intended to be propagated, having a portion of the wood attached to it, and so that the whole may be about i in.
The caoutchouc is collected in the following manner: about eight oblique cuts are made all round the trunk, but only through the bark, and a tin cup is fastened at the bottom of each incision by means of a piece of soft clay.
Near the base of the stem are two prominent buds, which would produce two vigorous shoots, but these would be too near the ground, and the buds should therefore be suppressed; but, to strengthen the lower part, the weaker buds just above and below the lowest branch should be forced into growth, by making a transverse incision close above each.
Instead of the axe or large knives which frequently inflicted serious damage to the trees, special small knives and prickers are now employed so constructed as to avoid injury to the tree through making a larger incision than is necessary, and without penetrating into the wood below the laticiferous layer.
- Sipunculus nudus, L., with introvert and head fully extended, laid open by an incision along the right side to show the internal organs, X 2.
The removal of blood, either by incision or by the application of leeches, sometimes gives considerable relief to the pain and tension of inflamed parts.
It was found that the method yielding the best results was to make incisions in the poppy-heads soon after sunrise, to collect the juice with the finger immediately after incision and evaporate it as speedily as possible, the colour of the opium being lighter and the percentage of morphia greater than when the juice was allowed to dry on the plant.
When the milk-like juice (" spuma pinguis," Pliny) which exudes has hardened by exposure to the atmosphere, the incision is deepened.
A horizontal incision is made in the bark quite down to the wood, and from this a perpendicular slit is drawn upwards to the extent of perhaps an inch, so that the slit has a resemblance to the letter T, as at a.
2, b) in most districts (although in some the incisions are made horizontally, as in Asia Minor), the " nushtur " or cutting instrument being drawn twice upwards for each incision, and repeated two to six times at intervals of two or three days.
blades forked at the larger end, and separated about one-sixteenth of an inch from each other by winding cotton thread between them, the whole being also bound together by thread, and the protrusion of the points being restricted to one-twelfth of an inch, by which the depth of the incision is limited.
A practitioner took a scab from someone with a mild case, made an incision in the skin of a healthy person, and infected that person with the scab.
10 and 11) have a long, slender petiole terminating in a fanshaped lamina, which may be entire, divided by a median incision into two wedge-shaped lobes, or subdivided into several narrow segments.
d, Left (archaic right) gill e, Reflected mantle-flap. fi, The fissure or hole in the mantle-flap traversed by the longitudinal incision.
The latex is therefore usually allowed to coagulate on the tree, as it slowly exudes from the incision.
The bark on each side of the perpendicular slit being then cautiously opened, as at b, with the handle of the knife, the bud and shield are inserted as shown at c. The upper tip of the shield is cut off horizontally, and brought to fit the bark of the stock at the transverse incision.
Dentalium: posterior aperture of shell entire, without incision.
Antalis: posterior aperture with short incision.
His careful estimate of the rate of stalagmitic growth showed that r000 years would have been needed to form the lip now covering the incision.
Excepting the embayment region, Missouri lies wholly within the Carolinian area of the Upper Austral life-zone; the There has been some controversy as to whether this condition is due to the elevation and corrosion of original flood-plain meanders after their development in a past base-level condition - which theory is probably correct - or to the natural, simultaneous lateral and vertical cut of an originally slightly sinuous stream, under such special conditions of stream declivity and horizontal bedstrata (conditions supposed by some to be peculiarly fulfilled in this region) as would be favourable to the requisite balance of bank cutting and channel incision.
He used a special implement which he inserted at the lower end of the incision.
On opening the abdomen a small initial peritoneal incision is made.
anaesthesiaher general or spinal anesthesia, the surgeon makes a tiny incision near the hernia.
The Kocher's incision often promotes pulmonary atelectasis and had a significant dehiscence rates.
bedrock incision experimentally, in a fluvial type setting.
bedrock channel incision.
cancellous screws through a stab incision on the medial side.
The surgeon places a cannula / plastic tube into the jugular vein through a small incision in the neck.
A carpal tunnel release involves making an incision in the fibrous sheath around the carpal tunnel release involves making an incision in the fibrous sheath around the carpal tunnel.
The nucleus division technique for small incision cataract extraction.
Fine tubes called endoscopes are pushed through the back of the nose, involving a small incision.
This technique uses a fibreoptic endoscope to position the tube with only a minor incision on the tummy.
fluvial incision is likely to be punctuated in response to.
Aims Although conventional open repair remains the gold standard for younger patients, it is major surgery involving a large midline incision.
make the incision in the center of the surface of the artery facing you.
Non-invasive Procedure which does not require incision into the body or the removal of tissue.
You may discover some stitches in your nostril or under your upper lip used to close the incision.
incision in the abdomen.
incision in the skin and fascia where the wire enters the patient.
Should the operation be the standard one of transurethral resection, or is transurethral incision better?
In the text the authors mentioned that they used a transverse skin incision for the second stage.
However, if a major perforation was detected, then the surgeon would perform an abdominal incision to repair the uterus.
Except within the context of research, the uterine incision should be sutured with two layers.
Wounds may result from trauma or from a surgical incision.
incision cataract extraction.
Intra Op Image of DU An upper midline incision was made.
However there have been few studies which have actively attempted to calibrate bedrock incision experimentally, in a fluvial type setting.
Consider packing the bleeding area with a 6 meter pack, led out of the abdomen via a separate stab incision.
Step 1: A skin incision was completed down the midline of the back.
The restraint and sudden exposure of their necks must be stressful, and the neck incision must be painful.
Check for previous surgery incision scars, infection, discharge, swelling and signs of skin lesions or defects.
inserted through the incision into the eye.
An emergency laparotomy was performed through an upper midline incision.
midline incision was made.
For an open prostatectomy, access to the prostate gland is gained through an incision in the lower abdomen.
Stab the lamb 5 or 6 times and insert a slice of garlic and a few rosemary leaves into each incision.
self-sealing stab incision in the temporal cornea to release aqueous.
On the spot reporter: According to doctors, a beta-haemolytic streptococcus infected a minor incision in the patient's leg.
Finally, the skin incision is closed using 5-0 non-absorbable sutures.
The lens loop, mounted on a 5 ml syringe, is now inserted through the incision into the eye.
transverse skin incision for the second stage.
In a large number of Diptera an incision in the posterior margin of the wing, near the base, marks off a small lobe, the posterior lobe or alula, while connected with this but situated on the thorax itself there is a pair of membranous scales, or squamae, which when present serve to conceal the halteres.
In the meanwhile relief may be afforded by fomentations, and by morphia or chloroform, but if no prospect of the stone escaping into the intestine appears likely, the surgeon will be called upon to remove it by an incision through the gall-bladder, or the bile-duct, or through the intestine at the spot where it is trying to make its escape.
A 15º slit knife was used to make a self-sealing stab incision in the temporal cornea to release aqueous.
On the spot reporter: According to doctors, a beta-haemolytic streptococcus infected a minor incision in the patient 's leg.
Drainage incision also indicates uplift at depth on thrust faults dipping eastwards beneath the folds.
Intramedullary Nailing Antegrade - Incision over the greater tuberosity of the humerus with splitting of the proximal portion of the deltoid muscle.
Usually the incision is made on the underside of the abdomen.
Your doctor may need to perform an episiotomy, which means he will widen the opening of your vagina by making a small incision.
Your doctor will make an incision across your lower belly, and he will deliver your baby through this opening.
Although a little swelling at the incision sight can be normal and some cats to react to material used for sutures, this should be minor.
Badly damaged skin, such as at the site of a surgical incision, begins the healing process with the generation of granulation tissue.
A cesarean section, also called a c-section, is a surgical procedure in which an incision is made through a woman's abdomen and uterus to deliver her baby.
The procedure is often used in women who have had a previous c-section, but if the incision on the uterus is not vertical, the woman can try a vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC).
A needle or narrow tube may be inserted either directly through the skin and muscle or through a small incision and passed into the liver for collection of a sample of liver tissue.
They may be as minimal as a paper cut or as significant as a surgical incision.
There, the pump is implanted under the skin (epidermal area) through an incision in the abdomen.
If long-term tube feeding is necessary, the tube may be placed directly into the stomach or small intestine through an incision in the abdomen.
Cesarean section-Delivery of a baby through an incision in the mother's abdomen instead of through the vagina; also called a C-section, Cesarean birth, or Cesarean delivery.
During traditional atrial septal defect surgery, the heart is exposed through an incision made in the chest or between the ribs.
Myringotomy is a surgical procedure in which a small incision is made in the eardrum (the tympanic membrane), usually in both ears.
The doctor can withdraw fluid from the middle ear through the incision.
Ear tubes can be inserted into the incision during a myringotomy and left there.
While in place, the tubes keep the incision from closing, forming an open channel between the middle ear and the outer ear.
The ear is washed, a small incision made in the eardrum, the fluid sucked out, a tube inserted, and the ear packed with cotton to control bleeding.
Another technique to keep the incision in the eardrum open without the need for tube insertion is application of a medication called mitomycin C, which was originally developed to treat bladder cancer.
The mitomycin prevents the incision from sealing over.
It is also possible that the incision will not heal properly, leaving a permanent hole in the eardrum, which can cause some hearing loss and increases the risk of infection.
A cesarean section (also referred to as c-section) is the birth of a fetus accomplished by performing a surgical incision through the maternal abdomen and uterus.
The skin incision for a c-section is either transverse (Pfannenstiel) or vertical and does not indicate the type of incision made into the uterus.
"Once a cesarean, always a cesarean," is a rule that originated with the classical, vertical uterine incision.
As of 2004, the incision is almost always made horizontally across the lower uterine segment, called a low transverse incision.
This kind of incision allows many women to have a vaginal birth after a cesarean (VBAC).
The type of skin incision, transverse or vertical, is determined by time factor, preference of mother, or physician preference.
Two major locations of uterine incisions are the lower uterine segment and the upper segment of the body of the uterus (classical incision).
The most common lower uterine segment incision is a transverse incision because the lower segment is the thinnest part of the pregnant uterus and involves less blood loss.
The classical incision provides a larger opening than a low transverse incision and is used in emergency situations, such as placenta previa, preterm and macrosomic fetuses, abnormal presentation, and multiple births.
With the classical incision, there is more bleeding and a greater risk of abdominal infection.
This incision also creates a weaker scar, which places the woman at risk for uterine rupture in subsequent pregnancies.
The time from the initial incision to birth is typically five to ten minutes.
The mother is at risk for increased bleeding from two incision sites and a c-section usually has twice as much blood loss as a vaginal delivery during surgery.
Complications occur in less than 10 percent of cases, but these complications can include an infection of the incision, urinary tract, or tissue lining the uterus (endometritis).
Following this procedure, a woman commonly experiences gas pains, incision pain, and uterine contractions, which are also common with vaginal delivery.
Breastfeeding the baby is encouraged, taking care that it is in a position that keeps the baby from resting on the mother's incision.
The prognosis for a successful vaginal birth after a cesarean (VBAC) may be at least 75 percent, especially when the c-section involved a low transverse incision in the uterus, and there were no complications during or after delivery.
A c-section is performed by an obstetrician, who makes an incision in the lower abdomen through which the baby is delivered.
In an open reduction, the nasal bones are moved back to their original location after the surgeon has made an incision in the overlying skin.
In older boys or adults, an incision is made around the base of the foreskin, the foreskin is pulled back, and then it is cut away from the tip of the penis.
If there is an incision, a wound dressing will be present and should be changed each time the diaper is changed.
The first incision is made at a point away from the placenta to prevent damaging it.
A special device simultaneously makes the incision and clamps the edges to prevent bleeding.
Following the procedure the fetus is replaced in the uterus and the incision is stitched.
An incision the size of a small fist is made in the uterus.
A needle-like instrument enters the uterus through a small incision in the mother's abdomen.
About 25 percent of women undergoing prenatal surgery lose some amniotic fluid, often because of leakage at the uterine incision.
The abdominal incision become red, warm, tender to the touch, or is draining fluid.
Myringotomy-A surgical procedure in which an incision is made in the eardrum to allow fluid or pus to escape from the middle ear.
An incision can be made with the same end purpose.
In some cases, the doctor may decide to rupture the membrane on purpose, making an incision (myringotomy) that relives pressure, reduces pain, and allows the infection to drain.
Air may be administered through a nasal mask or mouthpiece or through a tracheostomy tube, which is inserted through a surgical incision through the neck and into the windpipe.
A laparoscopy is an exploratory surgical procedure in which the doctor makes an incision and inserts a small tube connected to a camera to view the herniated area.
Laparoscopy-A surgical procedure in which a small incision is made, usually in the navel, through which a viewing tube (laparoscope) is inserted.
During the procedure, the surgeon makes an incision behind the ear and opens the mastoid bone (the ridge on the skull behind the ear) leading into the middle ear.
Gastrostomy tube-A tube that is inserted through a small incision in the abdominal wall and that extends through the stomach wall into the stomach for the purpose of introducing parenteral feedings.
Cesarean section-Delivery of a baby through an incision in the mother's abdomen instead of through the vagina; also called a c-section, cesarean birth, or cesarean delivery.
In the V-V ECMO procedure, the surgeon places a plastic tube into the jugular vein through a small incision in the neck.
The surgeon makes an incision on each side of the cleft from the lip to the nostril, drawing the two sides of the cleft together and suturing them together.
The surgeon makes an incision in the right chest wall between the ribs, allowing access to the esophagus and the trachea for repair of one or both as needed.
This operation requires only one incision.
This surgery involves making a small incision behind the ear and with the help of an endoscope clipping the muscle.
In an open appendectomy, the appendix is removed through a standard abdominal incision.
A laparoscopic appendectomy results in less postoperative pain and fewer surgical incision infections.
If an abscess forms, the physician may perform an incision in order to drain the abscess.
Keep in mind that a one to two inch incision has to be made, but this incision heals and any scarring is concealed by the actual hair re-growth.
At that time, the uterus is still enlarged and the fallopian tubes are easy to reach through a small incision just under the navel.
If a woman has had a caesarian section, tubal ligation can often be done before the caesarian incision is closed.
The surgeon makes an incision in the scrotum about two centimeters long.
This involves making a single small incision in each breast and using a thin tube to remove excess fat tissue.
Laparoscopy requires a small incision through which a tiny viewing instrument is placed.
The procedure requires one incision in the pubic area.
The surgeon makes the incision right beneath the belly button because the fallopian tubes rest higher after a woman gives birth.
Probably the most common minor complication is that the recovery period after a cesarean takes a little longer than a vaginal birth due to pain in the incision site.
Difficulty breastfeeding: Your breasts produce milk normally after having a cesarean, but the discomfort of placing the baby up to the breast due to incision pain may cause difficulty.
Infection: Inflammation and infection of the incision may occur.
Remember the incision is inside the uterine wall as well, so you may not see any outward symptoms on the skin.
Damage to other organs or the baby: Very rarely, the baby or other internal organs may be cut during the incision process of having a c-section.
During this inpatient procedure, the physician makes a small incision, usually hidden in the hairline.
Other physicians prefer to place the incision beneath the chin.
Placement of the incision will vary depending on the physician and the individual problem areas.
Regardless of incision locale, frown lines and wrinkles are erased or drastically reduced.
The traditional method involves an incision going from ear to ear, usually just above the hairline.
This incision is easily hidden in women, whose hair will cover the scar.
Balding men may do better with a higher, mid-scalp incision, which leaves a less conspicuous scar.
After making the incision, the doctor reaches under the skin and cuts or alters the tissue beneath.
Finally, the skin is pulled upward to raise the brow, any excess is cut away, and the incision is stitched or stapled closed.
Both methods involve raising the hairline by at least a small amount, unless the incision is made below the hairline.
This lower incision leaves a more noticeable scar, and hair must be worn forward to cover it.
Temporary hair loss around the incision is also common, but the hair almost always grows back normally within a few weeks or months.
These are manufactured out of clear polypropylene, which means the threads do not absorb into the skin and are capable of reaching the target area much more easily with only one incision.
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