"Paracentesis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A procedure in which fluid is withdrawn from a body cavity or organ via a trocar and cannula, needle, or other hollow instrument.
- Puncture and Aspiration
- Aspiration and Puncture
- Puncture and Drainage
- Drainage and Puncture
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Paracentesis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Paracentesis".
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