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transthoracic

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adjective trans·tho·rac·ic \ˌtran(t)s-thə-ˈra-sik\

Definition of transthoracic

  1. :  done or made by way of the thoracic cavity

transthoracically

play \-si-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


1905

First Known Use of transthoracic

1905


Medical Dictionary

transthoracic

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adjective trans·tho·rac·ic \-thə-ˈras-ik\

Medical Definition of transthoracic

  1. 1:  performed or made by way of the thoracic cavity

  2. 2:  crossing or having connections that cross the thoracic cavity <a transthoracic pacemaker>

transthoracically

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