debridement definition

  • noun:
    • Surgical excision of dead, devitalized, or polluted structure and elimination of international matter from a wound.
    • The removal of lifeless, damaged, or contaminated structure to improve the healing potential associated with staying healthy tissue.
    • The removal of the dental care tartar which has had built up over teeth, usually done making use of hand tools and ultrasound devices.
    • the medical excision of lifeless, contaminated, or damaged muscle, and international matter, specifically from a wound.
    • In surgery, a loosing or unbridling by cutting the soft parts, as around a wound or an abscess, allowing the passage of pus, or even for removing a stricture or an obstacle of any sort.
    • surgical removal of international material and dead muscle from a wound in order to prevent infection and promote healing

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