nasoduodenal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

naso- +‎ duodenal

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Adjective[edit]

nasoduodenal (not comparable)

  1. (medicine) Of or pertaining to a route through the nose into the duodenum, usually with reference to a feeding tube as the route of administration of enteral nutrition.
    • 2015 September 10, “Paracetamol as a Post Prandial Marker for Gastric Emptying, A Food-Drug Interaction on Absorption”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0136618:
      Initially 17 subjects were enrolled in the study, but 5 subjects dropped out due to discomfort related to the nasoduodenal tube.

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