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puncture to withdraw fluid
arthrocentesis (punture to withfdraw fluid from a joint)
gastrectomy (surgically remove the stomach)
surgically create an opening
colostomy (surgically create an opening for the colon through the abdominal wall)
thoracotomy (cutting into the chest)
- surgial fixation ( a method of immobilising something such as a bone either externally by the use
- of a splint )
nephropexy (surgical fixation of a kidney)
dermatoplasty (surgical repair of the skin)
myorrphapy (suture together muscle)
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