Excision

Excision means "removal by cutting".

  • In surgery, the complete removal of an organ, tissue, bone or tumor from a body
  • A term used by the Australian government as part of its definition of the Australian migration zone
  • Excision theorem in algebraic topology, a branch of mathematics
  • Excise, taxes charged on the purchase of goods or services
  • Excision (musician), a Canadian dubstep producer from British Columbia.
  • Excision (film), a 2012 American horror film
  • Excision Gaming (Online Game Syndicate), A 30+ PVP-oriented online gaming group http://www.exosyn.com.

Other articles related to "excision":

Spindle Cell Sarcoma
... As such, at this level the tumor is usually treated by excision that includes wide margins of healthy-looking tissue, followed by thorough biopsy and ... The prognosis for a stage 1 tumor excision is usually fairly positive, but if the tumors progress to levels 2 and 3, prognosis is worse because tumor cells have likely spread to other locations ...
Discoid Meniscus - Treatment/Management
... “In cases where there is significant disability, surgical excision may be needed ... When the discoid meniscus is severely damaged, total excision of the meniscus may be necessary ... is still generally intact, a partial excision to preserve the cushioning function may be sufficient.” ...
Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumour - Treatment
... Treatment options Wide (local) surgical excision ... Curettage (simple excision scrape-out of cavity) ... Simple excision ...
Excision (musician)
... Jeff Abel, better known by his stage name Excision, is a Canadian dubstep disc jockey and music producer ... Hailing from British Columbia, Canada, Excision frequently works with fellow Canadian dubstep producers Datsik and Downlink ...
Lentigo Maligna - Treatment
... Standard excision is still being done by most surgeons ... scalpel" peripheral margin controlled excision method approximates the Mohs method in margin control, but requires a pathologist intimately familiar with the complexity of managing the vertical ... In view of the very poor cure rate with standard excision, some surgeons combine the two methods surgical excision of the lesion, then three months treatment of the area with Imiquimod cream ...