- cleansing by irrigation or the like.
- the washing out of the stomach.
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How to use lavage in a sentence
At the end of two or three days lavage of the cavity is gradually instituted.
But he invariably preceded these with regurgitation, lavage, and neutralizing agent.
For this reason many surgeons require the patient to be given lavage before leaving the operating room.Dietetics for Nurses|Fairfax T. Proudfit
His remedies—immediate regurgitation, lavage, neutralizing agent—were easy enough to master.