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Descriptor English:   Laser Therapy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Terapia por Láser 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Terapia a Laser 
Synonyms English:   Ablation, Laser
Ablation, Laser Tissue
Knife, Laser
Knifes, Laser
Knive, Laser
Knives, Laser
Laser Ablation
Laser Knife
Laser Knifes
Laser Knive
Laser Knives
Laser Photoablation of Tissue
Laser Scalpel
Laser Scalpels
Laser Surgeries
Laser Surgery
Laser Therapies
Laser Tissue Ablation
Laser Treatment, Nonablative
Laser Treatments, Nonablative
Laser Vaporization
Nonablative Laser Treatment
Nonablative Laser Treatments
Pulsed Laser Tissue Ablation
Scalpel, Laser
Scalpels, Laser
Surgeries, Laser
Surgery, Laser
Therapies, Laser
Therapy, Laser
Tissue Ablation, Laser
Vaporization, Laser  
Tree Number:   E02.594
Definition English:   The use of photothermal effects of LASERS to coagulate, incise, vaporize, resect, dissect, or resurface tissue. 
Indexing Annotation English:   general; prefer specifics or specific laser term/ ther use; coordinate with disease and/or organ /surg; LOW-LEVEL LIGHT THERAPY is also available; laser surgery of cataract = LASER SURGERY (IM) see LASER THERAPY + CATARACT EXTRACTION (IM)
See Related English:   Lasers
History Note English:   2008 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   52861 
Unique Identifier:   D053685 

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