It is not necessary to sew up this incision in a long feathered specimen.
The surgeon proceeded with the incision—as long as he was able.
The amputation, the incision, the probing had to be done then and there, on the instant.
At first I made an incision into the skin, after the manner of surgeons when amputating a limb.
They may be operated on by means of incision or extirpation.