cardiopulmonary

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adjective car·dio·pul·mo·nary \ˌkär-dē-ō-ˈpu̇l-mə-ˌner-ē, -ˈpəl-\

Definition of cardiopulmonary

  1. :  of or relating to the heart and lungs

First Known Use of cardiopulmonary

circa 1881


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cardiopulmonary

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adjective car·dio·pul·mo·nary \ˌkärd-ē-ō-ˈpu̇l-mə-ˌner-ē, -ˈpəl-\

Medical Definition of cardiopulmonary

  1. :  of or relating to the heart and lungs the cardiopulmonary system a cardiopulmonary bypass that diverts blood from the entrance to the right atrium through an oxygenator directly to the aorta


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