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catheterization

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noun cath·e·ter·i·za·tion \ˌka-thə-tə-rə-ˈzā-shən, ˌkath-tə-rə-\

Definition of catheterization

  1. :  the use of or introduction of a catheter (as in or into the bladder, trachea, or heart)

catheterize

play \ˈka-thə-tə-ˌrīz, ˈkath-tə-\ transitive verb


Circa 1852

First Known Use of catheterization

circa 1852


Medical Dictionary

catheterization

noun cath·e·ter·iza·tion

Medical Definition of catheterization

  1. :  the use of or insertion of a catheter (as in or into the bladder, trachea, or heart)

catheterize

or British

catheterise

\ˈkath-ət-ə-ˌrīz, ˈkath-tə-\play transitive verb

catheterized

or British

catheterised

;

catheterizing

or British

catheterising



Variants of catheterization

or British

catheterisation

\ˌkath-ət-ə-rə-ˈzā-shən, ˌkath-tə-rə-\play

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