hypodermic

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hypodermic

1. of or relating to the region of the skin beneath the epidermis
2. injected beneath the skin
3. a hypodermic syringe or needle
4. a hypodermic injection
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One infant died in August and others have been injured when they swallowed or choked on hypodermic syringe caps, said the ISMP, a nonprofit organization that shares information with the Food and Drug Administration.
Tyco Healthcare (Mansfield, MA) - for standard and safety hypodermics, as well as blunt cannula access devices
The company has manufactured high quality construction levels and is completing the prototype for Sterile-Box 2000, a device where from a removable cartridge accepts disposable syringes, hypodermics and other small contaminants, processing them through high Fahrenheit sterilization and a melt down and after which the residual waste is classified non-toxic and disposed of without the need of a toxic waste site.