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cannulate

 [kan´u-lāt]
to introduce a cannula, which may be left in place.

cannulate

also

canulate

(kăn′yə-lāt′)
tr.v. cannu·lated, cannu·lating, cannu·lates
To insert a cannula into (a bodily cavity, duct, or vessel), as for the drainage of fluid or the administration of medication.
adj.
Tubular; hollow.

can′nu·la′tion n.

cannulate

to introduce a cannula, which may be left in place.
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In addition, it is important to recognize that cannulating buttonhole sites with blunt cannulas/needles requires a different skill set than conventional cannulation of non-buttonhole sites using sharp needles.
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Therefore, instead of getting an MRCP or ERCP we obtained a pancreatogram by cannulating the pancreatic duct through the major papilla in the resected specimen.
BAL was performed 24 h after the last antigen challenge by cannulating the trachea under ketamine anaesthesia and washing with 0.
Ischemia was induced in Sprague Dawley rats by cannulating the femoral vein by means of the MCAO intraluminal filament method, as previously described (8).
6) Sialography may be attempted by cannulating the Wharton duct to confirm the agenesis of the submandibular gland.
Treatment options may include: Phlebotomy (removing blood through cannulating a vein, similar to giving blood);
10) Treatment of sialoliths involves removing the stone and cannulating and flushing the duct to ensure patency.
When procedure training was followed, the success rate at cannulating and dilating the maxillary opening was 97.
Self-cannulation remains a significant barrier though, as many patients are uncomfortable cannulating themselves with dialysis needles.