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brain surgery

A task requiring extreme intelligence, skill, or competence, usually used in a negative or rhetorical manner to indicate the opposite. Just follow the directions as they're written—it isn't brain surgery.
See also: brain, surgery
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They claimed that the doctors performed a brain surgery and raised a bill of Rs 7 lakh for the 10-day treatment.
He has only recently received brain surgery for these uncontrollable seizures he has been suffering from for years.
Earlier this year Elliot had 11 hours of major brain surgery after doctors found two large Cavernomas, which are clusters of abnormal blood vessels, in his front lobe, which if left would have led to Elliot suffering a fatal brain haemorrhage.
During the complex brain surgery that lasted three hours, Dr VR Roopesh Kumar and his colleagues successfully removed the abnormal tissue from his brain area.
New Hampshire officials announced Wednesday that eight people at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester may have been exposed there to the rare disease believed to have caused the death of a brain surgery patient.
I am going to go through brain surgery today and want you to know that I am going in with absolute power to recover fast.
Mazor Robotics plans to begin sell the brain surgery robot as an add-on to the Renaissance System in early 2013.
Believe it or not, the member called in a few weeks later, still not having provided any form for COBRA or the shortage and, of course, once again the brain surgery was a day away.
BRAIN surgery can significantly improve the quality of life for some Parkinson's sufferers, the charity Parkinson's UK said today as it published new research.
Summary: The mother of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne is in a "life-threatening condition" after suffering complications following brain surgery.
STAFF at the University Hospital of Wales have been forced to move existing patients around wards in a bid to accommodate people needing brain surgery.
Talan describes decades of brain surgery aimed at addressing movement disorders and zeros in on deep-brain stimulation, a cutting-edge treatment in which doctors implant electrodes in the brain to reboot aberrant neural circuitry.
It is not brain surgery anyway; most of it is common sense once you get the help and advice I have received over the years.
57m tall, reportedly started growing at the age of 14, after undergoing brain surgery, which stimulated his pituitary gland.
His doctors performed brain surgery at the American hospital in Paris