Definition of Barbotage

1. Noun. Repeated injection and aspiration of fluid, used in such instances as the injection of spinal anesthetic, to break up and remove calcification (e.g., in a joint), and for obtaining fluid cytology (e.g., from the bladder or urethra). ¹



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Medical Definition of Barbotage

1. A method of spinal anaesthesia in which a portion of the anaesthetic solution is injected into the cerebral spinal fluid, which is then aspirated back into the syringe and reinjected. Origin: Fr. Barboter, to dabble (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Barbotage

barbiton
barbitone
barbitones
barbitos
barbiturate
barbiturates
barbituric
barbituric acid
barbiturism
barble
barbles
barbless
barbola
barbolas
barbosalite
barbotage (current term)
barbotages
barbotine
barbourin
barbre
barbs
barbu
barbula hirci
barbulae
barbule
barbules
barbut
barbuts
barbwire

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