nonsurgical

Being medical treatment that does not involve surgery, such as use of drugs or physical therapy.

He desperately tried anything to treat his cancer while avoiding surgery; every nonsurgical technique under the sun: chemotherapy, radiation, weird diets...


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  • nonsurgical — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonsurgical — non·sur·gi·cal sər ji kəl adj not surgical <nonsurgical hospital care> non·sur·gi·cal·ly ji k(ə )lē adv …   Medical dictionary

  • nonsurgical — adjective not surgical nonsurgical techniques • Ant: ↑surgical • Pertains to noun: ↑surgery * * * (ˈ) ̷ ̷+ adjective : not surgical * * * adj.; nonsurgically, adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonsurgical — adj.; nonsurgically, adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonsurgical — adj. not surgical, not of or pertaining to surgery …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonsurgical — non·surgical …   English syllables

  • nonsurgical — non•sur′gi•cal adj. ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • NEST — • nonsurgical embryonic selective thinning; • Nuclear Emergency Search Team …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • Foreskin restoration — is the process of expanding the residual skin on the penis, via surgical or non surgical methods. It can be performed for several reasons, among them being a desire to create the appearance of a natural foreskin (prepuce) covering the glans penis …   Wikipedia

  • Healing of periapical lesions — Apical periodontitis is typically the body’s defense response to the threat of microbial invasion from the root canal. [Lopez Marcos, JF. Aetiology, classification and pathogenesis of pulp and periapical disease, Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal… …   Wikipedia

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