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Interventional medicine See Pigtail catheter
Transfusion medicine Spaghetti A regionally popular term for plastic tubes clamped off at 5-cm intervals and connected to transfusion bags, and used for serological testing, in order to determine donor-recipient compatibility before transfusion

pigtail

(pig′tal″)
In surgery, a coil on the end of a device such as a wire, a stent, or a catheter used to hold the device in place within a hollow organ or chamber.
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Patch cables that attach to the equipment in the wiring closet and to the workstation are usually installed at the time those devices are placed into operation.
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Offering maximum protection against EMI/RFI interference, MilesTek's double-shielded Cat5e patch cables feature two layers of shielding to ensure data is protected from stray EMI/RFI fields.
The unit utilizes Tripp Lite USB and/or PS/2 interface units and Cat5/Cat6 patch cables to manage servers up to 100 feet from the KVM switch.
Where a switch is mounted on a table and patch cables run out, instructors would have their students roll up the cables and lock them away each day.
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NetTool VoIP supports troubleshooting of the IP phone boot process including physical layer tests of structured wiring, patch cables, switch port configuration, VLANs, and PoE voltage.
Premanufactured factory-tested 15-, 25-, or 50-foot patch cables connect the consolidation point to the data and voice outlets in the user's workstation area.
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TCS specializes in private labeled and custom network connectivity products including: fiber patch cords, pre-terminated multi-fiber trunk cables, CAT5e and CAT6 patch cables along with fiber and copper patch panels, keystone jacks, and other accessories.
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