surgical microscope n.
A binocular microscope used to visualize fine structures within the area of a surgical procedure. Also called operating microscope.
noun 1. a needle for suturing.
- Surgical pathology
surgical pathology n. A field in anatomical pathology concerned with examination of surgical specimens of tissues removed from living patients for the purpose of diagnosis of disease and guidance in the care of patients.
- Surgical prosthesis
surgical prosthesis n. An appliance serving as an aid to or as a part of a surgical procedure, such as a heart valve or cranial plate.
- Surgical spirit
noun 1. methylated spirit containing small amounts of oil of wintergreen and castor oil: used medically for sterilizing