verb (used with object), cath·e·ter·ized, cath·e·ter·iz·ing.
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If both sides be completely obstructed, the only method to adopt is catheterization from the mouth.
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Culture definitions for catheterization
Insertion of a catheter into the body. Common types of this procedure include cardiac catheterization, in which a catheter is inserted into the heart through a vein in the arm to diagnose heart disease, and urinary bladder catheterization, in which a catheter is inserted into the urethra to permit urine to flow out of the urinary bladder.