January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1558
Reference Entry
The definitions of the term "oxygenator" is presented. The term refers to a device for mechanically oxygenating anything, but especially blood during surgery. The features and uses of bubble oxygenator, intravenous membrane oxygenator, rotating oxygenator, and screen oxygenator are also described.


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