Wangensteen

Wangensteen
Owen H., U.S. surgeon, 1898–1981. See W. drainage, W. suction, W. tube.

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  • wangensteen — wan·gen·steen …   English syllables

  • Wangensteen suction — n a method of draining fluid or secretions from body cavities (as the stomach) by means of an apparatus that operates on negative pressure …   Medical dictionary

  • Wangensteen apparatus — Wan·gen·steen apparatus waŋ (g)ən .stēn n the apparatus used in Wangensteen suction called also Wangensteen appliance Wangensteen Owen Harding (1898 1981) American surgeon. Wangensteen enjoyed a career long association with the University of… …   Medical dictionary

  • wangensteen apparatus — ˈwaŋgənˌstēn noun also wangensteen appliance Usage: usually capitalized W Etymology: after Owen H. Wangensteen b1898 : the apparatus used in Wangensteen suction …   Useful english dictionary

  • wangensteen suction — noun Usage: usually capitalized W Etymology: after Owen H. Wangensteen b1898 American surgeon : a method of draining fluid or secretions from body cavities (as the stomach) by means of an apparatus that operates on negative pressure …   Useful english dictionary

  • wangensteen appliance — noun see wangensteen apparatus …   Useful english dictionary

  • sonda de Wangensteen — Sonda del aparato de Wangensteen. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • drenaje de Wangensteen — aspiración continua endodigestiva por una sonda introducida en el duodeno o intestino delgado, para el tratamiento de la obstrucción intestinal y del íleo paralítico. Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • aparato de Wangensteen — Sonda gastroduodenal y aparato de aspiración utilizados para el drenaje constante y suave y para la descompresión del estómago o del duodeno …   Diccionario médico

  • Douglas Steinbrech — Douglas Steinbrech, M.D. is a fully trained plastic surgeon, Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons under the American Board of Medical Specialties. Dr. Steinbrech specializes in facial rejuvenation, eye [lid surgery, nose… …   Wikipedia

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