Fulgurate

Fulgurate - kind diathermocoagulation, burning tissues spark of alternating current of high frequency. For fulguralis using machines diathermy (see) or darsonvalization (see). The passive electrode fulguralis bandage to the body away from the pathological focus, and active as a needle or scalpel is used as the cutting tool. At the moment the machine due to the small area of the electrode and high current density from the active electrode slips spark that they burn the tissue in a limited area. Is used to remove small benign tumors of the skin.
Cm. also Diathermocoagulation.