oxygenator

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oxygenator

[′äk·sə·jə‚nād·ər]
(medicine)
An apparatus for introducing oxygen into the blood during extracorporal circulation.
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At this time, plan was made to convert the CPB machine to an extracorporeal membrane oxygenator (ECMO) circuit and move the neonate to the CICU.
Preliminary studies of the effects of extracorporeal membrane oxygenator on the disposition of common pediatric drugs.
Cooper: What you keep them alive on is an extracorporeal membrane oxygenator.

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