TITLE

Tenckhoff peritoneal dialysis catheter

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2157
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "tenckhoff peritoneal dialysis catheter" is presented. It refers to a large-bore, indwelling catheter employed for continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis or peritoneal irrigation. It is inserted into the peritoneum through the abdominal wall.
ACCESSION #
21248123

 

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