cannulation, canulation, cannulization, cannulisation, canulization, canulisation, intubation(noun)
the insertion of a cannula or tube into a hollow body organ
The introduction of a tube into an organ to keep it open, as into the larynx in croup.
Origin: Probably coined in 1880-1884 by Joseph O'Dwyer, M.D., in widespread publication in 1887.
the introduction of a tube into an organ to keep it open, as into the larynx in croup
Origin: [Pref. in- in + tube.]
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Introduction of a tube into a hollow organ to restore or maintain patency if obstructed. It is differentiated from CATHETERIZATION in that the insertion of a catheter is usually performed for the introducing or withdrawing of fluids from the body.
The numerical value of intubation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of intubation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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He was in the hospital, and they would have done anything for him in [terms] of intubation or keeping him on huge machinery costing hundreds of thousands of dollars, but they would not pay for him to have a home caregiver, if you can’t feed your own family, how are going you going to stay in this profession?
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