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Dictionary entry overview: What does total parenteral nutrition mean?
• TOTAL PARENTERAL NUTRITION (noun)
The noun TOTAL PARENTERAL NUTRITION has 1 sense:
1. administration of a nutritionally adequate solution through a catheter into the vena cava; used in cases of long-term coma or severe burns or severe gastrointestinal syndromes
Familiarity information: TOTAL PARENTERAL NUTRITION used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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Administration of a nutritionally adequate solution through a catheter into the vena cava; used in cases of long-term coma or severe burns or severe gastrointestinal syndromes
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Hypernyms ("total parenteral nutrition" is a kind of...):
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