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Intravenous drug infusion. Anaes- thetist uses a syringe to inject a drug into an intravenous (IV) drip bag containing a saline solution. The drug may be an anaesthetic to maintain unconsciousness in the patient, or may be a painkiller if the patient is about to become conscious. The intravenous infusion, or drip, is administered directly into the bloodstream.
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