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Introduction: Phlebotomy

Description of Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy: The puncture of a vein with a needle for the purpose of drawing blood. Also called venipuncture.
Source: National Institute of Health

Phlebotomy: incision of a vein for the drawing of blood.
Source: CRISP

Phlebotomy: The techniques used to draw blood from a vein for diagnostic purposes or for treatment of certain blood disorders such as erythrocytosis, hemochromatosis, polycythemia vera, and porphyria cutanea tarda.
Source: MeSH 2007

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