laminaria tent


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laminaria tent

a cone of dried seaweed that swells as it absorbs water, used to dilate the cervix nontraumatically in preparation for induced abortion or induced labor.

laminaria tent

A plug made of Laminaria digitata that is placed in the cervical canal of the uterus to dilate it.
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