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Definition of the noun hemostat

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noun - plural: hemostats

  1. a surgical instrument that stops bleeding by clamping the blood vessel

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Google previewEndodontics (2002)

by John Ide Ingle, Leif K. Bakland

A straight hemostat is an excellent film holder.

Google previewPacific Shore Fishing (1985)

Hemostats A hemostat is a surgical tool that is normally stainless steel. It has a long, tapered jaw with jagged teeth that interlock with a quick snap of the handle. It's terrific for extracting hooks that are stuck far down a fish's gullet. This tool is ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

hemostat. SurgeryAn atraumatic, bioresorbable, liquid hemostat spray to control bleeding in hepatic, orthopedic, cardiothoracic, and general surgical procedures. costimulation. Immunology The delivery of a second signal from an ...

Google previewMosby's Dental Dictionary (2013)

by Elsevier, Mosby

Collagen Instat, absorbable collagen Avitene, microfibrillar collagen hemostat (dry) Helistat, microfibrillar collagen hemostat ( dry) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Surface and Colloid Science (2006)

by P. Somasundaran

With calcium alginate being a natural hemostat, alginate- based dressings are indicated for bleeding wounds. The gel-forming property of alginate helps in removing the dressing without much trauma and reduces the pain experienced by the ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

(Analgesic, hemostat, diuretic, emetic, postpartum remedy, aphrodisiac, anthelmintic, physic, deodorant, burn dressing, cathartic, carminative, anticonvulsive, for an easy delivery and for colds, coughs, sore gums, toothache, bleeding, ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

Hemostat ihem'-o-stat). A proprietary external remedy for nose bleed said to consist of tannin, quinin sulfate, and benzoated fat.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1910)

hemotoxic, haemotoxic 580 hemostat, haemostat (hem'o-stat), n. [Gr. aipua, blood, 4- oraróc. Kiarával, cause to stand.] hen-pox hendecoic (hen-dé-kö'ik), a.

Google previewThe Williams Dictionary of Biomaterials (1999)

by David Franklyn Williams

noun, medicine Dorland Medical haemostat (hemostat) 1. agent used to inhibit ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1868)

Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison

Ischae'mia, Haemastat'ica, Haematostat'ics, Hemostatics, Hematostat'ics, Hemostat'ics, Ensema, (F.) Hématostatiques, Hémastatiques, Hémostatiques. The doctrine of the motion of the blood in living bodies. Also, remedies for stopping blood.

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1916)

hemostat (hem'o-stat). 1. An apparatus or a medicine for checking hemorrhage. 2. A proprietary remedy for nose-bleed, containing tannin, quinin sulphate, lard, and benzoic acid; used externally.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

Same as *antihemolyti hemostat, haemostat (hem'6-stat), ». [Gr. ai/ia, blood, + orariic, < loravai, cause to stand.] An instrument used to compress a bleeding vessel in order to arrest hemorrhage.

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The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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