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Descriptor English:   Cardiopulmonary Bypass 
Descriptor Spanish:   Puente Cardiopulmonar 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ponte Cardiopulmonar 
Synonyms English:   Bypass, Cardiopulmonary
Bypass, Heart-Lung
Bypasses, Cardiopulmonary
Bypasses, Heart-Lung
Cardiopulmonary Bypasses
Heart Lung Bypass
Heart-Lung Bypass
Heart-Lung Bypasses  
Tree Number:   E04.292.413
Definition English:   Diversion of the flow of blood from the entrance of the right atrium directly to the aorta (or femoral artery) via an oxygenator thus bypassing both the heart and lungs. 
Indexing Annotation English:   diverts blood from right atrium; HEART BYPASS, LEFT which diverts blood from left atrium is also available; /instrum: consider HEART-LUNG MACHINE
See Related English:   Heart Bypass, Left
Heart-Lung Machine
History Note English:   77(75); was see under EXTRACORPOREAL CIRCULATION 1967-76 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ED education
ES ethics HI history
IS instrumentation LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
RH rehabilitation ST standards
SN statistics & numerical data TD trends
VE veterinary  
Record Number:   2356 
Unique Identifier:   D002315 

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