cath

abbreviation

Definition of cath


cath-

Definition of cath-

  1. — see cata-


Medical Dictionary

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cath

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noun \ˈkath\

Medical Definition of cath

  1. :  catheterization; especially :  cardiac catheterization A routine catheterization takes no more than an hour. Allowing for preparation and cleanup time, that means four or five low-risk caths could easily be done each day.—David Guo, The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 16 Aug. 1993—often used before another noun a cath lab


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cath

transitive verb

Medical Definition of cath

  1. :  to insert a catheter into :  subject to catheterization … the nurse soon returned and said she had tried to cath the woman but couldn't find her urethra …—Charles Hagen, in Emergency!: True Stories from the Nation's ERs, 1996


cath

abbreviation

Medical Definition of cath

  1. 1cathartic

  2. 2catheter

  3. 3cathode


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