Meaning of electrocoagulation

e•lec•tro•co•ag•u•la•tion

Pronunciation: (i-lek"trō-kō-ag"yu-lā'shun), [key]
— n. Med., Surg.
  1. the coagulation of a tumor or other diseased tissue by means of diathermy.
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