post·​in·​jec·​tion | \ ˌpōst-in-ˈjek-shən How to pronounce postinjection (audio) \

Definition of postinjection

: occurring or existing in the period following an injection postinjection monitoring postinjection inflammation

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postinjection adverb
Symptoms appeared 10–15 hours postinjection.

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1955, in the meaning defined above

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“Postinjection.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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post·​in·​jec·​tion | \ -in-ˈjek-shən How to pronounce postinjection (audio) \

Medical Definition of postinjection

: occurring or existing in the period following injection That layoff highlighted another area of uncertainty about cortisone use: No one knows precisely how long a postinjection rest ought to be.— Frank Fitzpatrick, The Philadelphia Inquirer, 20 May 2012

Other Words from postinjection

postinjection adverb
… it is our impression that patients who get lasting benefit postinjection do so immediately after the procedure. — B. Dasgupta and J. Bowles, The Lancet, 25 Nov. 1995

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