catheterization

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cath·e·ter·ize

 (kăth′ĭ-tə-rīz′)
tr.v. cath·e·ter·ized, cath·e·ter·iz·ing, cath·e·ter·iz·es
To introduce a catheter into.

cath′e·ter·i·za′tion (-rĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.catheterization - the operation of introducing a catheter into the body
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
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Translations
katetrointi

cath·e·ter·i·za·tion

n. cateterización, inserción de un catéter.
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catheterization

n cateterismo, cateterización f, colocación f de un catéter; (of the bladder) sondaje m, cateterismo, colocación de una sonda or un catéter; cardiac — cateterismo cardíaco
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In contrast, costs of angioplasty procedures are very high, coupled with the risks such as artery collapse and infection related to balloon catheterization, which in turn will impede growth of the market.
Two momarsa for the supply of (a) different surgical machines for blood surgery, also (b) balloon catheterization pump for the heart muscle.

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