extracorporeal

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adjective ex·tra·cor·po·re·al \ˌek-strə-kȯr-ˈpȯr-ē-əl\

Definition of extracorporeal

  1. :  occurring or based outside the living body the heart-lung machine maintains extracorporeal circulation during heart surgery

extracorporeally

play \ˌek-strə-kȯr-ˈpȯr-ē-ə-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of extracorporeal

1865


Medical Dictionary

extracorporeal

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adjective ex·tra·cor·po·re·al \-kȯr-ˈpōr-ē-əl, -ˈpȯr-\

Medical Definition of extracorporeal

  1. :  occurring or based outside the living body heart surgery employing extracorporeal circulation

extracorporeally

\-ē-ə-lē\play adverb

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