venipuncture


ve·ni·punc·ture

noun \ˈvē-nə-ˌpəŋ(k)-chər, ˈve-\

Definition of VENIPUNCTURE

:  surgical puncture of a vein especially for the withdrawal of blood or for intravenous medication

First Known Use of VENIPUNCTURE

circa 1903

ve·ni·punc·ture

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VENIPUNCTURE

: surgical puncture of a vein especially for the withdrawal of blood or for administration of intravenous fluids or drugs

Variants of VENIPUNCTURE

ve·ni·punc·ture also ve·ne·punc·ture \ˈvēn-ə-ˌpəŋ(k)-chər, ˈven-ə-\

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