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washing out a hollow organ (especially the stomach) by flushing with water

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Keywords: Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis, Dyspnea, Whole Lung Lavage.
Whole or affected segment lung lavage with an emulsifying liquid has also been used with favorable outcomes in severe cases [23-27].
3,45] The role of antimicrobial agents such as kanamycin, metronidazole and povidone iodine in Intraoperative Peritoneal Lavage (IOPL) was proved to be non-effective by some authors.
L'evaluation s'est appuyee sur un nombre de specificitesdont l'efficacite de lavage, l'enlevement des taches, lapreservation des couleurs, le respect de l'environnement, del'etiquetage et des composantes ainsi que les donnees sur lasecurite et l'analyse biologique.
The company added that the acquired specimen bank contain about 25,000 ductal lavage specimens collected from about 1,000 patients every six months from 2004 to 2007.
7) Prior research studies in colorectal and ovarian cancer show conflicting results in regards to the cytolytic efficacy of intraperitoneal lavage with sterile water.
5 mL), and bronchoalveolar lavage (1 mL) samples were obtained and sent to the National Reference Center for Rickettsiae (Marseille, France) for analysis.
Il a appele les jeunes a ne pas se preter aux tentatives de lavage de cerveau menees par les groupes terroristes, les exhortant a faire allegeance a leur pays.
There has been a marked shift away from active gut decontamination, such as induction of vomiting, gastric lavage or administering activated charcoal; more emphasis is now placed on supportive care.
The patient was advised to undergo bronchoalveolar lavage and lung biopsy.
The infusion of donor feces into the duodenum of patients with recurrent, often intractable Clostridium difficile infection led to a much higher rate of cure than did either vancomycin therapy or bowel lavage in a small, randomized, open-label clinical trial.
Objective: To compare the sensitivity and specificity of ultrasonography in the diagnosis of maxillary sinusitis as compared to antral lavage.
Dotee d'une enveloppe de 400 millions de dirhams, cette station permettra la production de 5 millions de m3 par an de ressources hydriques a utiliser dans le lavage des phosphates, soit l'equivalent de la moitie des besoins en eau potable de la ville de Khouribga.
Specimens of bone marrow and bronchoalveolar lavage were collected on May 21.