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 DeCS Categories

C23 Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms .
C23.888 Signs and Symptoms .
C23.888.277 Edema .
D26 Pharmaceutical Preparations .
D26.776 Solutions .
D26.776.708 Pharmaceutical Solutions .
D26.776.708.645 Ophthalmic Solutions .
D27 Chemical Actions and Uses .
D27.505 Pharmacologic Actions .
D27.505.954 Therapeutic Uses .
D27.505.954.578 Pharmaceutical Solutions .
D27.505.954.578.645 Ophthalmic Solutions .
D27.720 Specialty Uses of Chemicals .
D27.720.752 Pharmaceutical Solutions .
D27.720.752.608 Ophthalmic Solutions .
E02 Therapeutics .
E02.319 Drug Therapy .
E02.319.267 Drug Administration Routes .
E02.319.267.641 Instillation, Drug .
E02.779 Physical Therapy Modalities .
E02.779.492 Hydrotherapy .
E02.779.492.500 Therapeutic Irrigation .
E02.831 Rehabilitation .
E02.831.535 Physical Therapy Modalities .
E02.831.535.492 Hydrotherapy .
E02.831.535.492.500 Therapeutic Irrigation .
E05 Investigative Techniques .
E05.927 Therapeutic Irrigation .
E05.927.573 Nasal Lavage .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Instillation, Drug .
Drug Instillations .
Instillations, Drug .
Drug Instillation .
The administration of therapeutic agents drop by drop, as eye drops, ear drops, or nose drops. It is also administered into a body space or cavity through a catheter. It differs from THERAPEUTIC IRRIGATION in that the irrigate is removed within minutes, but the instillate is left in place. .
Therapeutic Irrigation .
Douchings .
Irrigation, Therapeutic .
Irrigations, Therapeutic .
Lavages .
Therapeutic Irrigations .
Douching .
Lavage .
Irrigation .
The washing of a body cavity or surface by flowing water or solution for therapy or diagnosis. .
Nasal Lavage .
Nasal Irrigation .
Nasal Irrigations .
Nasal Lavages .
Irrigation of the nose with saline or irrigation solutions for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. It is used to remove irritants, allergens, or microorganisms from the nose. .
Ophthalmic Solutions .
Eye Drops .
Drops, Eye .
Solutions, Ophthalmic .
Eyedrops .
Sterile solutions that are intended for instillation into the eye. It does not include solutions for cleaning eyeglasses or CONTACT LENS SOLUTIONS. .
Edema .
Anasarca .
Dropsy .
Hydrops .
Abnormal fluid accumulation in TISSUES or body cavities. Most cases of edema are present under the SKIN in SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE. .