venostomy


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Related to venostomy: venotomy, angiotomy, splenorrhagia

cut·down

(kŭt'down),
Dissection of a vein or artery for insertion of a cannula or needle for the administration of intravenous fluids or medication, or for measurement of pressure.
Synonym(s): venostomy

venostomy

(vē-nŏs′tə-mē)
n.

cut·down

(kŭt'down)
Dissection of a vein for insertion of a cannula or needle for the administration of intravenous fluids or medication.
Synonym(s): venostomy.
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