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photocoagulation

Noun1.photocoagulation - surgical procedure that uses an intense laser beam to destroy diseased retinal tissue or to make a scar that will hold the retina in cases of detached retina
Pronunciation: (FOH-toh-koh-ag-yoo-LAY-shun)

a treatment for diabetic retinopathy. A strong beam of light (laser) is used to seal off bleeding blood vessels in the eye and to burn away extra blood vessels that should not have grown there.

operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process
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