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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Coming complete with the insertion supplies and the FloCath Quick Female Catheter, the Teleflex FloCath Quick Female Insertion Kit also includes a measured urine collection bag and a refuse bag for disposal in a compact package.
Female catheters are 6 inches long, intended for the shorter female urethra.