- cardiopulmonary bypass
- a method by which the circulation to the body is maintained while the heart is deliberately stopped during heart surgery. The function of the heart and lungs is carried out by a pump-oxygenator (see heart-lung machine) until the natural circulation is restored.
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bypass — n. a surgical procedure to divert the flow of blood or other fluid from one anatomical structure to another; a shunt. A bypass can be temporary or permanent and is commonly performed in the treatment of cardiac and gastrointestinal disorders. See … The new mediacal dictionary
Bypass, cardiopulmonary — Bypass of the heart and lungs as, for example, in open heart surgery. Blood returning to the heart is diverted through a heart lung machine (a pump oxygenator) before returning it to the arterial circulation. The machine does the work both of the … Medical dictionary
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