Definición de haemostat en inglés:

haemostat

Saltos de línea: haemo|stat
Pronunciación: /ˈhiːməstat
 
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(US hemostat)

sustantivo

Medicine
  • An instrument for preventing blood flow by compression of a blood vessel.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • If injecting a corticosteroid after aspiration, a hemostat is used to stabilize the needle while the syringe is changed.
    • In contrast, although not originally intended as permanent implants, in practice bioabsorbable hemostats are often left in the surgical bed to prevent rebleeding after surgical closure.
    • The tourniquet then is tightened and secured by perpendicularly placing a hemostat at the end of the catheter farthest from the vessel.

Derivativos

haemostatic

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Persistent bleeding may require packing the socket with a haemostatic agent or suturing, but it occasionally signifies an unrecognised bleeding tendency
  • Because of the tissue contained within the passage of the suture thread, horizontal mattress sutures are effective hemostatic sutures on vascular tissues such as the scalp.
  • We hypothesise that occult cardiovascular, microvascular, or haemostatic dysfunction result in pregnancy complications during reproductive years and in overt cardiovascular disease in later life.

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