hypodermic syringe


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syringe

 [sir´inj, sĭ-rinj´]
an instrument for introducing fluids into or withdrawing them from the body.
Components of a syringe. Shading indicates areas that must be kept sterile before and during parenteral injections. From Bolander, 1994.
Asepto syringe a syringe designed to fit directly into large lumen tubing; also used for intraoperative irrigation.
bulb syringe a syringe with a bulb on one end; compression of the bulb creates a vacuum for gentle suction of small amounts of bodily drainage, such as oral and nasal secretions. It is also used for intraoperative irrigation.
Using a bulb syringe. From Lammon et al., 1995.
hypodermic syringe one for introduction of liquids through a hollow needle into subcutaneous tissues.

hy·po·der·mic sy·ringe

a small syringe with a barrel (which may be calibrated), perfectly matched plunger, and tip; used with a hollow needle for subcutaneous injections and for aspiration.
Synonym(s): hypodermic (3)

hypodermic syringe

n.
A piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections.

hypodermic syringe

Etymology: Gk, hypo, under, derma, skin, syrigx, tube
an instrument designed to direct fluid under the skin through a fine hollow needle.

hy·po·der·mic sy·ringe

(hī'pō-dĕr'mik sir-inj')
A small syringe with a barrel (which may be calibrated), perfectly matched plunger, and tip; used with a hollow needle for subcutaneous injections and for aspiration.

hypodermic syringe

A SYRINGE for giving HYPODERMIC injections.

hypodermic syringe

small disposable syringe with calibrated barrel, plunger and hub to which a hollow needle is attached, to allow subdermal injection or fluid aspiration

hy·po·der·mic sy·ringe

(hī'pō-dĕr'mik sir-inj')
Small syringe with a barrel (which may be calibrated), perfectly matched plunger, and tip; used with a hollow needle for subcutaneous injections and for aspiration.
Synonym(s): hypodermic (3) .

syringe

an instrument for introducing fluids into or withdrawing them from the body.

bulb syringe
a compressible rubber bulb with a pierced, pointed end that allows suction and expulsion of fluids. Useful in irrigating ears or small cavities as in abscesses.
syringe driver
an electronically controlled syringe used for delivering small volumes of fluid at a constant rate.
hypodermic syringe
one for introduction of liquids through a hollow needle into subcutaneous tissues.
pole syringe
a syringe on a long pole so that the syringe can be operated from a distance, e.g. through the bars of a cage.
projectile syringe
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