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Elective In medicine, elective means something chosen (elected). An elective procedure is one that is chosen (elected) by the patient or the doctor that is advantageous to the patient but is not urgent.
Elective surgery is decided by the patient or their doctor. The procedure is seen as beneficial but not absolutely essential at that time.
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