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1

Removal of fluid from peritoneal cavity

Abdominal paracentesis

2

The geometric arrangement of the body parts in relation to each other

Alignment

3

Act of walking

Ambulation

4

The efficient and coordinated use of the body to produce motion and maintain balance

Body mechanics

5

Removal of a speimen of bone marrow for laboratory study

Bone Marrow Biopsy

6

Insertion of a long catheter into a vein or artery of the arm or leg and threading it to the chambers of the heart or coronary arteries

Cardiac catheterization

7

Sit on edge of bed

Dangle

8

An ulcer of the skin and underlying tissue produced by prolonged pressure

Decubitus ulcer

9

Back lying position with head and shoulder slightly elevated

Dorsal recumbent position

10

Loss of superficial layers of skin

Excoriation