catheterize

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catheterize

 [kath´ĕ-ter-īz″]
to introduce a catheter into a body cavity; see catheterization.

cath·e·ter·ize

(kath'ĕ-ter-īz),
To pass a catheter.

catheterize

(kăth′ĭ-tə-rīz′)
tr.v. catheter·ized, catheter·izing, catheter·izes
To introduce a catheter into.

cath′e·ter·i·za′tion (-rĭ-zā′shən) n.

catheterize

to introduce a catheter into a body cavity, usually into the urinary bladder for the withdrawal of urine.
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Dr Lochan however noted that the catheterisation procedure is not the end of the programme; the cardiac patient has to continue observing the problem through regular check ups with the doctors to avoid the possible attacks during the future.
Doctors at RAK hospital said it was highly essential to have the catheterisation lab available to the residents of Ras Al Khaimah as it provides critical emergency solutions to heart patients, and thereby, control the growing rise of fatal incidents in the Northern Emirates.