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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Patients were counselled to avoid rubbing the eyes in order to prevent extrusion of the angiocatheter tube.
1% Tween-20 were injected directly into the trachea using a 24 G angiocatheter attached to a sterile Hamilton syringe.
An 18 gauge angiocatheter is inserted into the aspiration port of the urinary catheter using aseptic technique.
A commercial irrigator or a 60-cc syringe attached to a section of angiocatheter works best for this purpose, according to Dr.
For open cases, a 12-gauge angiocatheter was used to facilitate placement of the EUP stent through the skin and the renal pelvis (Fig.