catheter

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catheter

Med a long slender flexible tube for inserting into a natural bodily cavity or passage for introducing or withdrawing fluid, such as urine or blood

catheter

[′kath·ə·dər]
(medicine)
A hollow, tubular device for insertion into a cavity, duct, or vessel to permit injection or withdrawal of fluids or to establish patency of the passageway.
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com)-- Based on the various equipment and devices used, the global fetal and neonatal care devices can be categorized into major products such as ultrasound fetal dopplers, fetal heart rate monitors, intrauterine pressure catheters, fetal pulse oximeters and neonatal care devices.
They also criticize other aspects of the guidelines, focusing on universal use of intrauterine pressure catheters, amniotomy, and a specific duration of pushing without consideration of descent.
Old data had suggested that intrauterine pressure catheters could be useful for predicting uterine rupture during trials of labor after cesarean.