hypodermoclysis


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hypodermoclysis

[‚hī·pə·dər′mäk·lə·səs]
(medicine)
Subcutaneous injections of large quantities of fluid for therapeutic purposes.
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* 'Encourage adequate cannot drink enough oral fluids, you could give 1 litre of normal saline by subcutaneous infusion (hypodermoclysis) over 24 hours.
With the Aqua-C Hydration System, hypodermoclysis is now simple, easy to administer, and relatively painless for the patient.
Enhanze SC, the first product in Halozyme's Enhanze(TM) Technology portfolio, is being developed as a "spreading agent" to enhance the drug delivery of local anesthesia, contrast agents, and for subcutaneous fluid replacement (also called hypodermoclysis).