The left tonsil is removed
using the harmonic scalpel.
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Tonsillectomy Using A Harmonic Scalpel
The harmonic scalpel uses ultrasonic vibration
to divide tissue. In the process, bleeding is also controlled.
This technique produces less tissue destruction than the traditional cold
knife and cautery technique. Several studies have also reported that
patients experience less
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