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also in·stil  (ĭn-stĭl′)
tr.v. in·stilled, in·still·ing, in·stills also in·stils
1. To introduce by gradual, persistent efforts; implant: "Morality ... may be instilled into their minds" (Thomas Jefferson).
2. To pour in (medicine, for example) drop by drop.

[Middle English instillen, from Latin īnstīllāre : in-, into; see in-2 + stīllāre, to drip, drop (from stīlla, drop).]

in′stil·la′tion (ĭn′stə-lā′shən) n.
in·still′er n.
in·still′ment n.
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Noun1.instillation - the introduction of a liquid (by pouring or injection) drop by drop
intromission, insertion, introduction - the act of putting one thing into another
infusion - (medicine) the passive introduction of a substance (a fluid or drug or electrolyte) into a vein or between tissues (as by gravitational force)
2.instillation - a liquid that is instilled drop by drop
liquid - fluid matter having no fixed shape but a fixed volume
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n. instilación, goteo de un líquido en una cavidad o superficie.
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In clinical trials of Rhopressa, the most common adverse reactions were conjunctival hyperemia, corneal verticillata, instillation site pain, and conjunctival hemorrhage.
UroGen's lead investigational candidates, UGN-101 (mitomycin gel) for instillation, and UGN-102 (mitomycin gel) for intravesical instillation, are designed to potentially ablate tumors by non-surgical means and to treat several forms of non-muscle invasive urothelial cancer, including low-grade upper tract urothelial cancer and low-grade non-muscle invasive bladder cancer, respectively.
In the NanOlogy clinical trial, following transurethral resection of the bladder tumour, patients will receive direct injections of the product into the base of the index tumour resection site in combination with an intravesical instillation of NanoDoce.
instillation with various fluids and antiseptics including normal saline called negative pressure wound therapy with instillation (NPWTi)5.
Food and Drug Administration of the New Drug Application for UGN-101 for instillation as a treatment for patients with low-grade upper tract urothelial cancer.
Messing, M.D., from the University of Rochester in New York, and colleagues randomized patients to receive intravesical instillation of gemcitabine (201 patients) or saline (205 patients) for one hour immediately following transurethral resection of bladder tumor (TURBT); 383 patients completed the trial.
We have here presented the case of a 64-year-old woman who developed acute pericarditis three days after intravesical instillation of mitomycin C chemotherapy after transurethral resection of bladder tumor (TURBT).
Ten children, many with augmentation cystoplasties or vesicoureteric reflux, which potentially could have increased absorption over a native bladder, had serum gentamicin levels drawn 30 minutes after instillation and none had measurable levels or changes in creatinine during the study.
Islamabad -- The huge financial irregularities were revealed in the contract of instillation of of LEDs screen in Federal Government Services Hospital (FGSH) popularly known as Poly Clinic.The management of FGSH had awarded contract of Rs 2.1 million to private firm (Arslan Enterprises) against single quotation just to benefit it financially.