Extracorporeal

An extracorporeal medical procedure is a medical procedure which is performed outside the body.

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ICD-9-CM Volume 3 - (35–39) Operations On The Cardiovascular System - Vessels
... Suture of vessel (39.4) Revision of vascular procedure (39.5) Other repair of vessels (39.6) Extracorporeal circulation and procedures auxiliary to heart ...
Extracorporeal - Other Procedures
... Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL), which is unrelated to other extracorporeal therapies, in that the device used to break up the kidney stones is held completely outside the body, whilst the lithotripsy ... Extracorporeal radiotherapy, where a large bone with a tumour is removed and given a dose far exceeding what would otherwise be safe to give to a patient ...
Minimized Extracorporeal Circulation
... Minimized extracorporeal circulation (MECC) is a kind of cardiopulmonary bypass (heart-lung machine), a part of heart surgery ... The introduction of extracorporeal circulation has facilitated open heart surgery ... The development of modern techniques in extracorporeal circulation is the result of the combined efforts of physiologists, physicians, and engineers ...
List Of Medical Abbreviations: E
... e causa ignota (normally written as febris E.C.I.) fever of unknown origin ECLS extracorporeal life support ECMO extracorporeal membrane oxygenation ECP emergency ...
Cardiac Input - Measuring Cardiac Output - Ultrasound Dilution Method
... NS) as an indicator introduced into an extracorporeal loop to create an AV circulation, with an ultrasound sensor used to measure the dilution and then calculate cardiac output using a proprietary ... and it was used extensively to measure flow and volumes with extracorporeal circuits condition such as ECMO and Hemodialysis, leading more than 150 peer reviewed publications, and now it has ... UD requires establishment of an extracorporeal circulation through its unique AV loop with two preexisting arterial and central venous lines in ICU patients ...