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Mesh term Punctures

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Surgical Procedures, Operative
Therapeutics

Description

Incision of tissues for injection of medication or for other diagnostic or therapeutic procedures. Punctures of the skin, for example may be used for diagnostic drainage; of blood vessels for diagnostic imaging procedures.


Browse to child terms:
Biopsy, Needle
Blood Specimen Collection
Paracentesis
Phlebotomy
Spinal Puncture


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