Definitions for "curettage"
surgery to remove tissue or growths from a bodily cavity (as the uterus) by scraping with a curette; the act of scraping with a curette.
Pertaining to a procedure that entails the scraping of the gums or other diseased tissue (bone) to remove bacteria and any associated infected tissue.
The operation of scraping out the contents of a hollow cavity (such as the endometrial cavity of the uterus) with a curette, for making a diagnosis or for therapeutically removing abnormal tissue. A D and C is abbreviated jargon for dilatation of the cervix and curettage of the uterus). When a curettage is done to empty the uterus of normal or abnormal pregnancy tissue, a special suction apparatus is used and we refer to the operation as a vacuum curettage.
Keywords:  metaplasia, telomerase
Metaplasia Telomerase
a part of Dilation&Curetage (DC) means taking samples of the uterine lining with an instrument called curette. Samples are then examined under microscope. More details here.
See dilatation and curettage (D & C)
Keywords:  microbiological, species
Microbiological Species
Keywords:  cleansing, diseased, surface
Cleansing of a diseased surface.