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ventricular assist device

noun

Definition of ventricular assist device

  1. :  a device implanted in the chest or upper abdomen to assist a damaged or weakened heart in pumping blood



1970

First Known Use of ventricular assist device

1970


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ventricular assist device

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noun ventricular as·sist device \-ə-ˈsist-\

Medical Definition of ventricular assist device

  1. :  vad




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