• Definition for "centesis"
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centesis definition

  • noun:
    • puncture or perforation
    • Same as paracentesis.
    • (surgery) the work of puncturing a body hole or organ with a hollow needle to draw out liquid
    • puncture or perforation
    • identical to paracentesis.
    • (surgery) the work of puncturing a body hole or organ with a hollow needle so that you can remove liquid
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