At the moment, Medical Sciences SE has tags , and . Too many needles.

  1. Should cannulas and needles be under the same tag? If so, why not have tag with as a synonym? Either both singular or both plural, please. I prefer both plural, but that is obviously a matter of personal taste.

  2. Are butterfly needles special enough to deserve a tag? Should they be under, say, ?

  3. Colloquially, paresthesia may be known as "pins and needles", but this introduces the risk of mistagging. I propose that be renamed .


Created and renamed to simply because I don't think there's anything special about butterfly needles that warrants a separate tag.

Renamed to .

Did not make a synonym because cannulas can be of several types, many of which don't involve needles. There is currently no .

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