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 DeCS Categories

C26 Wounds and Injuries .
C26.986 Wounds, Penetrating .
C26.986.950 Wounds, Stab .
C26.986.950.500 Needlestick Injuries .
E04 Surgical Procedures, Operative .
E04.579 Ostomy .
E04.579.918 Thoracostomy .
E04.928 Thoracic Surgical Procedures .
E04.928.755 Thoracostomy .
E04.928.760 Thoracotomy .
E07 Equipment and Supplies .
E07.612 Needles .
VS2 Health Surveillance of Products .
VS2.006 Control and Sanitary Supervision of Equipment and Supplies .
VS2.006.001 Equipment and Supplies .
VS2.006.001.010 Needles .
 
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Thoracostomy .
Needle Thoracostomy .
Needle Thoracostomies .
Thoracostomies .
Thoracostomies, Needle .
Thoracostomy, Needle .
Surgical procedure involving the creation of an opening (stoma) into the chest cavity for drainage; used in the treatment of PLEURAL EFFUSION; PNEUMOTHORAX; HEMOTHORAX; and EMPYEMA. .
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Needles .
Hypodermic Needles .
Hypodermic Needle .
Needle .
Needle, Hypodermic .
Needles, Hypodermic .
Sharp instruments used for puncturing or suturing. .
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Thoracotomy .
Thoracotomies .
Surgical incision into the chest wall. .
0.60
 
Needlestick Injuries .
Injuries, Needlestick .
Needle-Stick Injuries .
Needle-Sticks .
Needlesticks .
Injuries, Needle-Stick .
Injuries, Sharps .
Injury, Needle-Stick .
Injury, Needlestick .
Injury, Sharps .
Needle Stick Injuries .
Needle Sticks .
Needle-Stick .
Needle-Stick Injury .
Needlestick .
Needlestick Injury .
Sharps Injury .
Sharps Injuries .
Penetrating stab wounds caused by needles. They are of special concern to health care workers since such injuries put them at risk for developing infectious disease. .
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