Medical Dictionary

pericardiocentesis

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noun peri·car·dio·cen·te·sis \ˌper-ə-ˌkärd-ē-ō-(ˌ)sen-ˈtē-səs\

Medical Definition of pericardiocentesis

plural

pericardiocenteses

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  1. :  surgical puncture of the pericardium especially to aspirate pericardial fluid


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