Medical Dictionary

indwelling

adj in·dwell·ing \ˈin-ˌdwel-iŋ\

Medical Definition of INDWELLING

:  left within a bodily organ or passage to maintain drainage, prevent obstruction, or provide a route for administration of food or drugs—used of an implanted tube (as a catheter)
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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