TITLE

needle

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1549
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "needle" is presented. This term refers to a pointed instrument used for stitching, puncturing, ligaturing or cannulating. It may be appear in various shapes and sizes, such as straight or semicircular. There are several types of needles, such as cataract needle, obturator needle and scalp vein needle.
ACCESSION #
62153005

 

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