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2012-07-28 23:02:28

Liver failure patient enjoys new lease on life after Stanford surgeons transplanted a portion of her sister’s liver, which later regenerated into the full-size organ. Stanford,


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adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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