mandrin

A stiff wire or stylet inserted in the lumen of a soft catheter to give it shape and firmness while passing through a hollow tubular structure. ... Synonym: mandrel, mandril. ... Origin: Fr. Mandrin, mandrel ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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mandrin

(man┬┤drin) a firm stylet or guide for a flexible catheter.
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mandrin

Type: Term Pronunciation: man′drin Definitions: 1. A stiff wire or stylet inserted in the lumen of a soft catheter to give it shape and firmness while passing through a hollow tubular structure. Synonyms: mandrel2, mandril
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