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 [klip]
a metallic device for approximating the edges of a wound or for the prevention of bleeding from small individual blood vessels.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

clip

(klip),
1. A fastener used to hold a part or thing together with another.
2. A fastener used to close off a small vessel.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

CLIP

Abbreviation for:
central-local information partnership (Medspeak-UK)
cholesterol-lowering intervention programme (Medspeak-UK)
corticotropin-like intermediate lobe peptide
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

CLIP

Abbreviation for corticotropinlike intermediate-lobe peptide.

clip

(klip)
1. A fastener used to hold a part or thing together with another.
2. A fastener used to close off a small vessel.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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Q. Can I have a MRI of the knee if I have hemostatic clips in the brain?(also called aneurysm clips)?

A. How about a CAT scan of the knee?, I wonder if it would be an appropriate diagnostic tool, I suspect problems with a lateral meniscus.

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Try clipping off all but about 1/2 inch of the bristles on an acid swabbing brush, NSN 7920-00-5142417.
The proteins produced by the malaria parasite have a common segment or tag that plasmepsin V recognizes and acts on, clipping off part of the protein.