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Related to lavage: lovage, Bronchoalveolar lavage, Nasal lavage, peritoneal lavage
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washing out a hollow organ (especially the stomach) by flushing with water

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These findings indicate the cytolytic efficacy of intraperitoneal lavage with sterile water for 10 minutes to some extent.
tsutsugamushi was isolated from the bronchoalveolar lavage sample after 40 days of culture (Figure); 500 [micro]L of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid was used for culture.
It is much safer than induction of vomiting or lavage, but does not bind hydrocarbons, such as paraffin, alcohols or metals.
The trial compared the infusion of donor feces after pretreatment with a brief (4-day) course of vancomycin and bowel lavage (16 patients), a standard vancomycin regimen (12 patients), and a standard vancomycin regimen plus bowel lavage (13 patients).
FAST has largely supplanted diagnostic peritoneal lavage for blunt trauma assessment.
Because bronchoalveolar lavage is routinely performed in this situation for other diagnostic purposes, the ELISpot does not result in an extra procedure for the patient," explained Lange
Gastric lavage was performed and activated charcoal was given just after admission to ER.
An assay is commercially available for use with human serum and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid samples.
Leucocytes were analyzed in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF), blood and pulmonary parenchyma at 24 h after the last ovalbumin challenge.
IgE and IgA were prominent in the serum and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of allergic animals, suggesting both a systemic and tissue-focused production.
Yet clinical studies have shown that "cervicovaginal lavage fluid protects against HSV.
WHO: Gorgeous Bailey Ben Kemp celebrated his first birthday this week with his mum, Laura Lavage and dad, Ben Kemp at their home in Easterside.
Describe the significant cellular findings in bronchial alveolar lavage (BAL) specimens.
Result indicated the addition of ascorbic acid improved the taste of the lavage solution, but more importantly it also reduced the effective volume of solution needed for adequate cleansing.
The children have undergone gastric lavage and were all treated," a medical source from the hospital, who requested anonymity, told Aswat al-Iraq - Voices of Iraq - (VOI).