winged catheter

[ wĭngd ]

n.

A soft rubber catheter with small flaps at each side of the end that serve to retain it in the bladder.

Nearby words

  1. wingback formation,
  2. wingding,
  3. winge,
  4. winged,
  5. winged bean,
  6. winged elm,
  7. winged everlasting,
  8. winged horse,
  9. winged pea,
  10. winged scapula


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