gastric lavage


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Noun1.gastric lavage - washing out the stomach with sterile water or a saltwater solution; removes blood or poisons; "when the doctor ordered a gastric lavage the hospital pumped out my stomach"
lavage - washing out a hollow organ (especially the stomach) by flushing with water
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Gastric lavage and gastric lavage with activated charcoal were applied to 56.
The kestrel and eagle were treated unsuccessfully with gastroscopy and gastric lavage, respectively, followed by surgical intervention to remove the ventricular impactions.
useful to avoid gastric lavage in order not to injure or perforate the
Secondly, the time interval between consumption and institution of gastric lavage largely determined the outcome.
Gastric lavage should be done and is most effective within 30 minutes of ingestion of poison.
This is an important finding as, according to recent guidelines, decontamination procedure including gastric lavage and charcoal are effective if performed within one hour of poisoning incident.
Bass and walleyes were collected using electrofishing from May through September in each of two years, and stomach contents were removed using gastric lavage (non-lethal stomach flushing).
For the management of an INH overdose, after initial stabilisation, gastric lavage is indicated within 1 hour of INH ingestion.
Four hours after admission, the patient remained refractory to all standard resuscitative measures, including intravenous crystalloid infusion, continuous calcium gluconate infusion, gastric lavage, orogastric activated charcoal, and continuous vasopressor support with an epinephrine infusion.
It has a higher yield in comparison to spontaneous sputum, bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL), bronchial washing and gastric lavage.
In case of ingestion by the gastrointestinal system, no benefit of emesis, gastric lavage or active charcoal has been observed (9).
We have taken her gastric lavage and sent it to the forensic for investigation.