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naso- +‎ ileal = naso- +‎ ileum +‎ -al


IPA(key): ˌneɪzoʊˈɪliəl


nasoileal (not comparable)

  1. (medicine) Of or pertaining to a route through the nose into the ileum, usually with reference to a feeding tube as the route of administration of enteral nutrition.
    2012, “The effect of lipid droplet size on satiety and peptide secretion is intestinal site–specific”, in Clinical Nutrition, volume 31, number 4, DOI:10.1016/j.clnu.2011.12.003, PMID 22217980, pages 535-542:
    In a randomized single-blind crossover study 15 healthy volunteers received, after intubation with a nasoileal tube, 4 different treatments on 4 consecutive days.

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