endotracheal tube definition

  • noun:
    • a catheter this is certainly inserted into the trachea through mouth or nostrils to be able to maintain an open air way or to provide oxygen or to let the suctioning of mucus or even avoid aspiration of the belly contents
    • a catheter this is certainly placed into the trachea through the mouth or nose to keep an open air passage or even to deliver oxygen or even to let the suctioning of mucus or even to avoid aspiration associated with stomach articles
    • a catheter that's placed into the trachea through the lips or nostrils being keep an open air passage or even provide oxygen or to permit the suctioning of mucus or even avoid aspiration associated with stomach contents

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