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clearance is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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(klēr′ăns )


1. In medicine, the rate of removal of a substance from the body, e.g. in feces, the urine, sweat, or exhaled gases.
SEE: renal clearance test
2. In emergency medicine, the use of assessment tools, radiologic images, and/or laboratory tests to determine that a patient is not at risk for a suspected illness or injury.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Clearance." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736098/all/clearance.
Clearance. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736098/all/clearance. Accessed May 25, 2019.
Clearance. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736098/all/clearance
Clearance [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 25]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736098/all/clearance.
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