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catheter US English

A flexible tube inserted through a narrow opening into a body cavity, particularly the bladder, for removing fluid

balloon catheter US English

A type of catheter incorporating a small balloon that may be introduced into a canal, duct, or blood vessel and then inflated in order to clear an obstruction or dilate a narrowed region

Malecot catheter in Malecot US English

Attributive, especially in Malecot catheter. Designating a type of self-retaining catheter having two or four flanges.