intravenous alimentation


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intravenous alimentation

pa·ren·ter·al nu·tri·tion

(PN) (pă-ren'tĕr-ăl nū-trish'ŭn)
Providing the body with nutrition intravenously.
Synonym(s): intravenous alimentation.

pa·ren·ter·al nu·tri·tion

(PN) (pă-ren'tĕr-ăl nū-trish'ŭn)
Providing the body with nutrition intravenously.
Synonym(s): intravenous alimentation.

alimentation

giving or receiving of nourishment.

intravenous alimentation
the administration by intravenous injection of a solution containing sufficient nutrients in appropriate concentration to maintain life.
oral alimentation
feeding by mouth.
total parenteral alimentation
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