phlebotomist


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phle·bot·o·mize

 (flĭ-bŏt′ə-mīz′)
tr.v. phle·bot·o·mized, phle·bot·o·miz·ing, phle·bot·o·miz·es
To perform phlebotomy on.

phle·bot′o·mist n.

phle•bot•o•mist

(fləˈbɒt ə mɪst)

n.
1. a specialist in phlebotomy.
2. a nurse or other health worker trained in drawing venous blood for testing or donation.
[1650–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.phlebotomist - someone who practices phlebotomy
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
Translations

phlebotomist

n flebotomista mf, persona capacitada para extraer sangre
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Patient C denied contact with frozen feeder mice or snakes, but was employed as a phlebotomist at the hospital where the two infected patients were hospitalized.
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