Paraoperative vs Perioperative - What's the difference?

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Perioperative is a related term of paraoperative.

Paraoperative is a related term of perioperative.


As adjectives the difference between paraoperative and perioperative

is that paraoperative is (medicine) relating to equipment and accessories for an operation while perioperative is relating to the period around an operation, including immediate preoperative preparation and postoperative recovery.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

paraoperative

English

Adjective

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  • (medicine) Relating to equipment and accessories for an operation.
  • perioperative

    English

    Adjective

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  • Relating to the period around an operation, including immediate preoperative preparation and postoperative recovery.