Definition of Trepanations
1. trepanation [n] - See also: trepanation
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Literary usage of Trepanations
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Modern Treatment of Nervous and Mental Diseases by William Alanson White, Smith Ely Jelliffe (1913)
"(Manouvrier ) Trepanation for fracture was much practised in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries and many cases of multiple trepanations are recorded in ..."
2. A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans by James Browne (1851)
"Mir issues an order of assessment—Detachment of his army surprised at castle Campbell —trepanations for opening the campaign—Departure from Perth—Junction ..."
3. A Manual of Otology by Gorham Bacon (1906)
"S. von Stein' has observed four hundred and twenty trepanations with ten cases of necrosis and suppuration of the labyrinth. ..."
4. Surgery of the Brain and Spinal Cord: Based on Personal Experiences by Fedor Krause, Herman Arthur Haubold, Max Thorek (1912)
"However, until that time, a great many trepanations will necessarily have to be performed to find whether the condition had progressed beyond hope of a ..."