insulin pump


noun

an external battery-powered device that injects insulin into the body at a programmed rate to control diabetes.

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insulin pump in Medicine

insulin pump

n.

A portable device for people with diabetes that injects insulin at programmed intervals in order to regulate blood sugar levels.
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