Cannula



a metal tube for insertion into the body to draw off fluid or to introduce medication.
Historical Examples

Special Report on Diseases of Cattle U.S. Department of Agriculture
Special Report on Diseases of Cattle U.S. Department of Agriculture
Bloodletting Instruments in the National Museum of History and Technology Audrey Davis
Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture
Special Report on Diseases of Cattle U.S. Department of Agriculture
Pratt’s Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry Pratt Food Co.
Medieval Medicine James J. (James Joseph) Walsh
Special Report on Diseases of Cattle U.S. Department of Agriculture
Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities–Head–Neck. Sixth Edition. Alexander Miles
Special Report on Diseases of Cattle U.S. Department of Agriculture

noun (pl) -las, -lae (-ˌliː)
(surgery) a narrow tube for insertion into a bodily cavity, as for draining off fluid, introducing medication, etc
n.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Cannular

    shaped like a cannula; tubular.

  • Cannulate

    shaped like a cannula; tubular. verb (ˈkænjʊˌleɪt) to insert a cannula into adjective (ˈkænjʊˌleɪt; -ˌlɪt) shaped like a cannula



  • Cannulation

    a metal tube for insertion into the body to draw off fluid or to introduce medication. noun (pl) -las, -lae (-ˌliː) (surgery) a narrow tube for insertion into a bodily cavity, as for draining off fluid, introducing medication, etc n.

  • Canoas

    a city in SE Brazil, N of Pôrto Alegre. Historical Examples Mexico Susan Hale On the Spanish Main John Masefield On the Spanish Main John Masefield The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898–Volume 39 of 55 Various On the Spanish Main John Masefield The pleasant historie of the conquest of the VVeast India, now called new Spayne Francisco […]



Disclaimer: Cannula definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.