enterocentesis


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enterocentesis

 [en″ter-o-sen-te´sis]
surgical puncture of the intestine.
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en·ter·o·cen·te·sis

(en'tĕr-ō-sen-tē'sis),
Puncture of the intestine with a hollow needle (trocar and cannula) to withdraw substances.
[entero- + G. kentēsis, puncture]
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enterocentesis

(ĕn′tə-rō-sĕn-tē′sĭs)
n.
Surgical puncture of the intestine with a hollow needle to withdraw gas or fluid.
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en·ter·o·cen·te·sis

(en'tĕr-ō-sen-tē'sis)
Puncture of the intestine with a hollow needle (trocar and cannula) to withdraw substances.
[entero- + G. kentēsis, puncture]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012