Definitions for open-heart surgery

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word open-heart surgery

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. open-heart surgery(noun)

    heart surgery in which the rib cage is spread open, the heart is stopped and blood is detoured through a heart-lung machine while a heart valve or coronary artery is surgically repaired

Translation

Find a translation for the open-heart surgery definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these open-heart surgery definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"open-heart surgery." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Feb. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/open-heart surgery>.

Are we missing a good definition for open-heart surgery? Don't keep it to yourself...


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for open-heart surgery:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.