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Synonyms for patch

spot

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reinforcement

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mend

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not be a patch on something or someone

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  • not be as good as
  • not hold a candle to

patch someone up

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patch something up: settle

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patch something up: mend

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to restore to proper condition or functioning

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a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation

a piece of cloth used as decoration or to mend or cover a hole

a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition

a short set of commands to correct a bug in a computer program

a connection intended to be used for a limited time

sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment)

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a protective cloth covering for an injured eye

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to join or unite the pieces of

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provide with a patch

repair by adding pieces

References in periodicals archive ?
Topical Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block Compared With Epidural Blood Patch for Postdural Puncture Headache Management in Postpartum Patients: A Retrospective Review 2018; 43: 880-84.
Two rare complications of the epidural blood patch are epidural abscess and nerve compression resulting in transient, or less frequently, permanent neurologic damage.
Although EBP has traditionally been administered blindly to the lumbar epidural region, increasing reports have shown that effective treatment requires targeted thoracic or cervical blood patches to control CSF leakage (5).
Occult cervical (C12) dural tear causing bilateral recurrent subdural hematomas and repaired with cervical epidural blood patch. J Neurosurg Spine.
Autologous blood patch pleurodesis in the management of prolonged air leak.
SIH can be treated conservatively or with epidural blood patches which are now widely being used to repair dural tears, and their effectiveness is being recognized.
Successful treatment of dural puncture headache with epidural saline infusion after failure of epidural blood patch. Case report.
Although 20 mL is the most commonly used volume for therapeutic epidural blood patch (EBP), some experts have advocated using smaller or larger volumes.
Epidural blood patch may be employed through the caudal approach directly through the epidural needle and does not require the placement of a catheter to ensure cephalad spread.
We treated him with a standard epidural blood patch. Immediately after treatment, his hearing improved and his headache resolved.
Give intravenous fluids and analgesia, and consider administering a blood patch. If the headache still doesn't respond to therapy, perform cerebral imaging.
Autologous epidural blood patch is used to treat the CSF leak, even when MRI has not located the exact site of the leak.