Definition of Stenting

1. n. An opening in a wall in a coal mine.

Definition of Stenting

1. Noun. (medical) The surgical act of placing a stent, or supporting tube, into an artery, esophagus, or other passage or conduit in the body. ¹

2. Verb. (present participle of stent) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stenting

1. stent [v] - See also: stent

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stenting

stenotherms
stenotic
stenotopic
stenotype
stenotyped
stenotypes
stenotypical
stenotypies
stenotyping
stenotypist
stenotypists
stenotypy
stens
stent
stented
stenting (current term)
stentor
stentorian
stentorin
stentorins
stentorious
stentoriously
stentorophonic
stentors
stentour
stentours
stents
step
step-
step-aunt

Literary usage of Stenting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Operative Gynecologic Laparoscopy: Principles and Techniques by Camran Nezhat (2000)
"Both require stenting and drainage with a ureteral catheter. ... She had postoperative retrograde ureteral stenting for 18 days. ..."

2. Transactions. by New Hampshire Medical Society, American Ethnological Society (1858)
"If, therefore, a regulator were placed in the first stenting, it would depend entirely upon the ventilating power, whether any air passed into the face or ..."

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