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Intensive care nurse adjusting the valve on an intravenous drip bag. The valve alters the rate at which the fluid enters the circulation of a patient through a vein. An intravenous infusion may contain saline, which is used to replace body fluids in dehydrated patients. Alternatively, drips may be used to administer certain drugs, such as painkillers following an operation.
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