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flat tyre

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deflate

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humble

Synonyms for puncture

to make a hole or other opening in

to pass into or through by overcoming resistance

to cause to be no longer believed or valued

a small mark or hole made by a sharp, pointed object

Synonyms for puncture

loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object

a small hole made by a sharp object

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the act of puncturing or perforating

pierce with a pointed object

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make by piercing

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reduce or lessen the size or importance of

cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing

be pierced or punctured

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Capillary blood gases are accurate and a good substitute for radial 'stab' arterial puncture for most babies, avoiding many of the complications of repeated arterial puncture.
In the literature, the rate of arterial puncture during catheterization ranges between 1.
Exercise studies are sometimes specified to include an arterial puncture at the peak of exercise.
The median time to arterial puncture from the time of symptom onset was 4 hours, and the median time to revascularization was 45 minutes.
The inquest heard that nursing staff had raised suspicion that there could be a bleed because of the arterial puncture and asked whether further tests should be carried out, but they were given reassurances that this was not necessary.
In one study, arterial puncture occurred 7% of the time when the procedure was done blindly.
The MedClose(TM) VCS is a proprietary catheter-based system that uses fibrin sealant to rapidly seal arterial puncture sites following angiography and angioplasty.
chitosan application for scaling arterial puncture sites.
When I was a trainee in internal medicine and neurology in the 1960s, we had available only cranial x-rays and techniques that were relatively hazardous and unpleasant to perform, such as air encephalography and invasive angiography by direct arterial puncture.
The Duett sealing device provides a safe and effective way to rapidly seal the femoral arterial puncture site and thereby improve patient outcomes, increase patient comfort and lower overall treatment costs.
Surgical dressings are not covered for a Stage I pressure ulcer, a first-degree burn, a wound caused by trauma not requiring surgical closure or debridement, venipuncture or arterial puncture, or drainage from a cutaneous fistula not surgically created.
A second explanation is that the hospital's intensive care unit, for practical reasons, often requests blood gas analyses in advance, before actual arterial puncture has taken place.
6,8] Due to the cephalad angle of incidence of the needle during arterial puncture, a PA typically will be found superior to the skin puncture site.
Employing a simple user interface and blue bullseye symbol, the new technology is designed to avoid clinical consequences such as thrombosis, arterial puncture and vessel wall damage.
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