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[Fr. ta(m)p(i)on, plug] A roll or pack made of absorbent materials used to stop bleeding, absorb secretions, or obtain specimens from a wound or body cavity.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Tampon." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731502/all/menstrual_tampon.
Tampon. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731502/all/menstrual_tampon. Accessed February 21, 2020.
Tampon. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731502/all/menstrual_tampon
Tampon [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2020 February 21]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731502/all/menstrual_tampon.
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