TITLE

stomach intubation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2080
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "stomach intubation" is presented. It refers to the process of passing a tube into the stomach for a number of reasons including to obtain gastric contents for medical examination and to remove ingested poisons.
ACCESSION #
21246844

 

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