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ox·im·e·ter

 (ŏk-sĭm′ĭ-tər)
n.
A device for measuring the oxygen saturation of arterial blood, especially a pulse oximeter.

ox′i·met′ric (-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
ox′i·met′ri·cal·ly adv.
ox·im′e·try n.

oximeter

(ɒkˈsɪmɪtə)
n
(Medicine) med an instrument for measuring oxygen in blood
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Noun1.oximeter - a measuring instrument that measures the oxygen in arterial blood
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
Translations

ox·im·e·ter

n. oxímetro, instrumento para medir la cantidad de oxígeno en la sangre.

oximeter

n oxímetro
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Blood samples were measured a minimum of 5 times for %HbCO using an OSM3 hemoximeter (Radiometer, Copenhagen, Denmark).
Arterial and central venous blood samples were taken for measurement of acid-base status (Abl 3 Automated Blood Gas Analyzer, Radiometer, Copenhagen, Denmark), hemoglobin (Hb) concentration, and oxygen saturation (Hemoximeter, OSM 3, Radiometer, Copenhagen, Denmark).
Methemoglobin, oxyhemoglobin, and carboxyhemoglobin saturations were measured to the nearest 0.1% using a hemoximeter (model OSM3; Radiometer).