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Related to heart-lung machine: Cardiopulmonary bypass machine
An apparatus through which blood is diverted in order to oxygenate it and pump it throughout the body, used especially during heart surgery to maintain circulation until normal heart and lung function are restored.
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(Surgery) a machine used to maintain the circulation and oxygenation of the blood during heart surgery
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a pumping device through which diverted blood is oxygenated and returned to the body during heart surgery, temporarily functioning for the heart and lungs.
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|Noun||1.||heart-lung machine - a pump to maintain circulation during heart surgery; diverts blood from the heart and oxygenates it and then pumps it through the body|
pump - a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n. máquina corazón-pulmón, máquina cardiopulmonar usada para mantener artificialmente las funciones del corazón y de los pulmones.
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