Translation of curettage in Spanish:

curettage

legrado, n.

Pronunciation /kjʊəˈrɛtɪdʒ//ˌkjʊrəˈtɑʒ//ˌkjʊərɪˈtɑːʒ/

noun

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    legrado masculine
    raspado masculine
    raspaje masculine Southern Cone
    • Numerous methods of treatment are effective, but the most commonly used are cryosurgery, curettage, and excision.
    • No randomised trials were identified that studied the efficacy of carbon dioxide laser, surgical excision, curettage or cautery, formaldehyde, podophyllin, or podophyllotoxin.
    • Surgical removal with curettage is the standard treatment.
    • Cryosurgery or curettage and cautery is not recommended for recurrent tumours.
    • This usually is done using a procedure called suction curettage, under general anesthesia.