TPN

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TPN

abbr.
total parenteral nutrition

TPN

n
(Biochemistry) biochem triphosphopyridine nucleotide. a former name for NADP

TPN

total parenteral nutrition.
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Noun1.TPN - administration of a nutritionally adequate solution through a catheter into the vena cavaTPN - administration of a nutritionally adequate solution through a catheter into the vena cava; used in cases of long-term coma or severe burns or severe gastrointestinal syndromes
alimentation, feeding - the act of supplying food and nourishment
Translations

TPN

abbr total parenteral nutrition. V. nutrition.
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