"Cautery" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The application of a caustic substance, a hot instrument, an electric current, or other agent to control bleeding while removing or destroying tissue.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Cautery".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Cautery".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cautery" by people in Profiles.
Direct cauterization of the nasal septal artery for epistaxis. Laryngoscope. 2012 Apr; 122(4):738-40.
Use of oxymetazoline in the management of epistaxis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1995 Sep; 104(9 Pt 1):704-6.