Definition of needlestick
: an accidental puncture of the skin with an unsterilized instrument (as a syringe) —called also needlestick injury
First Known Use of needlestick
Rhymes with needlestick
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Medical Definition of needlestick
: an accidental puncture of the skin with an unsterilized instrument (as a syringe)—called also needlestick injury
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