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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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n. cateterización, inserción de un catéter.
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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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Cardiac catheterization is the insertion of a catheter into a chamber or vessel of the heart.
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Kuwaiti medical team achieves global results in TAVI operations KUWAIT, Nov 28 (KUNA) -- A Kuwaiti medical team from the Chest Hospital has revealed global results in the treatment of the Aortic valve by catheterization (TAVI), which is the installation of valve through the catheter without the need for surgical intervention.
Cardiac catheterization (also called cardiac cath or coronary angiogram) is an invasive imaging procedure that allows your doctor to evaluate blood flow to your heart.
The team successfully performed 14 interventional catheterization surgeries.
The medical center plans to reconfigure its four cardiac catheterization labs and electrophysiology labs to create two new hybrid catheterization labs and to modernize the electrophysiology lab and two cardiac catheterization labs.
The major determinant of pneumothorax and catheter misplacement was the site of catheterization, with left subclavian vein catheterization having higher risk for pneumothorax (odds ratio, 6.69).
Nouakchott, 02 Dhu-AlQa'dah,1439 AH, 15 July,2018 , SPA -- The Muslim World League (MWL) has recently completed the implementation of the Cardiac Catheterization Program in a number of African countries after the medical team has succeeded in conducting more than 90 surgeries for adults over five days.