Definition of trochar. Meaning of trochar. Synonyms of trochar

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Definition of trochar

Trochar
Trochar Tro"char, n. (Surg.) See Trocar.
trochar
Trocar Tro"car, n. [F. trocart (or trois-quarts, i. e., three quarters); trois three (L. tres) + carre the side of a sword blade; -- so called from its triangular point.] (Surg.) A stylet, usually with a triangular point, used for exploring tissues or for inserting drainage tubes, as in dropsy. [Written also trochar.]

Meaning of trochar from wikipedia

- A trocar (or trochar) is a medical or veterinary device that is made up of an awl (which may be a metal or plastic sharpened or non-bladed tip), a cannula...
- esophagus, or in extreme cases the lancing of the animal's side with a trochar and cannula.[citation needed] There is no do****ented evidence that birds...
- p****age into the maxillary sinus through the nose made by the harpoon trochar; dilate and smoothen the antrostomy opening Freer's double-ended mucoperichondrium...
- Observations on the Venereal Disease, London, 1779 Account of an Elastic Trochar, Constructed on a New Principle, for Tapping the Hydrocele, or Watery Rupture...
- articulating instruments and access ports eliminate the need to place trochars externally for triangulation, thus allowing the creation of a small, solitary...