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can·nu·late

also can·u·late (kăn′yə-lāt′)
tr.v. can·nu·lat·ed, can·nu·lat·ing, can·nu·lates or can·u·lat·ed or can·u·lat·ing or can·u·lates
To insert a cannula into (a bodily cavity, duct, or vessel), as for the drainage of fluid or the administration of medication.
adj.
Tubular; hollow.

can′nu·la′tion n.

cannulate

or

canulate

vb
(Surgery) (tr) to insert a cannula into (a person)
adj
(Surgery) shaped like a cannula
ˌcannuˈlation, ˌcanuˈlation n

cannulate


Past participle: cannulated
Gerund: cannulating

Imperative
cannulate
cannulate
Present
I cannulate
you cannulate
he/she/it cannulates
we cannulate
you cannulate
they cannulate
Preterite
I cannulated
you cannulated
he/she/it cannulated
we cannulated
you cannulated
they cannulated
Present Continuous
I am cannulating
you are cannulating
he/she/it is cannulating
we are cannulating
you are cannulating
they are cannulating
Present Perfect
I have cannulated
you have cannulated
he/she/it has cannulated
we have cannulated
you have cannulated
they have cannulated
Past Continuous
I was cannulating
you were cannulating
he/she/it was cannulating
we were cannulating
you were cannulating
they were cannulating
Past Perfect
I had cannulated
you had cannulated
he/she/it had cannulated
we had cannulated
you had cannulated
they had cannulated
Future
I will cannulate
you will cannulate
he/she/it will cannulate
we will cannulate
you will cannulate
they will cannulate
Future Perfect
I will have cannulated
you will have cannulated
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we will have cannulated
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Future Continuous
I will be cannulating
you will be cannulating
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we will be cannulating
you will be cannulating
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been cannulating
you have been cannulating
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we have been cannulating
you have been cannulating
they have been cannulating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been cannulating
you will have been cannulating
he/she/it will have been cannulating
we will have been cannulating
you will have been cannulating
they will have been cannulating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been cannulating
you had been cannulating
he/she/it had been cannulating
we had been cannulating
you had been cannulating
they had been cannulating
Conditional
I would cannulate
you would cannulate
he/she/it would cannulate
we would cannulate
you would cannulate
they would cannulate
Past Conditional
I would have cannulated
you would have cannulated
he/she/it would have cannulated
we would have cannulated
you would have cannulated
they would have cannulated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.cannulate - introduce a cannula or tube into; "Cannulate the blood vessel in the neck"
infix, insert, introduce, enter - put or introduce into something; "insert a picture into the text"
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Prior to fragmenting the bladder stone, the surgeon cannulates the ipsilateral ureteral orifice with a polytetrafluoroethylene-nitinol guidewire with a hydrophilic tip, and the wire is advanced under fluoroscopic guidance to the renal pelvis.
In a number of European centres, the surgeon or nephrologist is the person who first cannulates the fistula.