Definition of Intubation
Intubation: The process of putting a tube into a hollow organ or passageway, often into the airway. The opposite of intubation is extubation.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2012
Medical Dictionary Definitions A - Z
Search Medical Dictionary
- Understanding Obstructive Sleep Apnea
- Relieve Allergies Without Drugs
- Questions About Childhood Hemophilia Treatments?