noun. ['ˈstɛnt'] a slender tube inserted inside a tubular body part (as a blood vessel) to provide support during and after surgical anastomosis.
Rhymes with Stent
Sentences with stent
1. Noun, singular or mass
One end of the stent opens into the kidney and the other end opens into the bladder.
Surgical correction through "stent" placement is possible in severe cases with young, otherwise healthy dogs.