How to use Gavage in a sentence
Further consideration was given to the negative results in the single dose UDS assay in the forestomach of mice using gavage dosing.
Dr. Robinson indicated that the route of administration in the HESI studies was by oral gavage.
If a premature infant is unable to nurse at the breast or drink from a bottle, fluids and nutrients may be administered intravenously or with a tube in the nose or mouth that empties into the stomach (called gavage feeding).
Even if a baby is unable to feed at the breast, a mother may pump her breast milk to be given to the infant via gavage feeding.Advertisement