central catheter


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central catheter

Etymology: Gk, kentron, central, katheter, a thing lowered into
a catheter inserted into either a central artery or a central vein for diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.

central catheter

A catheter inserted into a central vein or artery for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes.
See also: catheter
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