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silastic

Saltos de línea: si|las¦tic
Pronunciación: /sɪˈlastɪk
 
/

Definición de silastic en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] trademark
Silicone rubber: [as modifier]: a Dacron cuffed silastic catheter
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The implants are made of vulcanized silicone or silastic, a clear, hard, rubber-like material, and secured to the skeleton by insertion into a pocket or with small titanium screws that anchor to the underlying bone.
  • A silastic Foley catheter that is appropriate for the patient's urethra is inserted on completion of the bladder and abdominal wound closure.
  • Both polypropylene mesh bands and silastic rings have been used to prevent stretching of the newly created stomach outlet.

Origen

1940s: blend of silicon and elastic.

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