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Interventional medicine See Pigtail catheter
Transfusion medicine Spaghetti A regionally popular term for plastic tubes clamped off at 5-cm intervals and connected to transfusion bags, and used for serological testing, in order to determine donor-recipient compatibility before transfusion

pigtail

(pig′tal″)
In surgery, a coil on the end of a device such as a wire, a stent, or a catheter used to hold the device in place within a hollow organ or chamber.
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VERICOM also offers a wide range of CAT5E U/UTP Non-Booted Patch Cords and CAT6 U/UTP Non-Booted Patch Cords in a number of different colors for those installations that require high quality, non-booted patch cords for ease of use and installation.
In addition to serving R&M customers across the Middle East and Africa, the assembly will supply patch cords to countries in the Asia Pacific region including India, China, Japan, Singapore and Australia.
Due to factors such as cooling, air circulation and power consumption, patch cords have an impact on the overall efficiency of the data centre.
CCCA's patch cord testing program follows the communications cable testing program conducted in 2008 and 2009, which uncovered a serious fire safety hazard with non-compliant copper data communications cable imported into North America.
200 Utpsp3buy 3 Foot Category 6, Utp Patch Cord With Tx6 Plus Modular Plugs On Each End.
April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Global network infrastructure specialist Siemon introduces new hybrid patch cords designed to provide a high density and efficient solution for transmitting video signals over twisted- pair network cabling.
Additionally, an individual test report is included with every patch cord.
KISTA, Sweden -- Proximion Fiber Systems AB, a world-class provider of Fiber Bragg Grating (FBG) based dispersion compensation modules (DCMs), announced today the industry's first Patch Cord Dispersion Compensation Module (DCM-PC), the newest member of its dispersion compensation product line.
This 100% transmission-tested patch cord is also compatible with both T568A and T568B wiring schemes, which allows it to accommodate all Ethernet applications.
In a broadcast studio environment, the EL Series DINconnect patch cord is similar in function to the traditional BNC to BNC copper wiring terminated to the rear of a copper jackfield.
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