transvenous

transvenous
trans·ve·nous -'vē-nəs adj relating to or involving the use of an intravenous catheter containing an electrode carrying electrical impulses from an extracorporeal source to the heart <\transvenous pacing of the heart>

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trans·ve·nous (trans-veґnəs) performed or inserted through a vein.

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