umbilical artery catheter

umbilical artery catheter

Etymology: L, umbilicus, navel; Gk, arteria, airpipe, katheter, a thing lowered
a catheter inserted into the umbilical artery of a newborn. See also umbilical catheterization.

umbilical artery catheter

Neonatology A catheter inserted in the neonate's umbilical artery and used to monitor bp, draw blood, administer fluids
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