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open-heart surgerynoun [C/U]

us   /ˈoʊ·pənˈhɑrt ˌsɜr·sʒɜr·i/
a medical operation in which the heart is repaired while the body’s blood is kept flowing by a machine
(Definition of open-heart surgery from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “open-heart surgery”
in Chinese (Simplified) 心脏直视手术, 体外循环心脏手术…
in Chinese (Traditional) 心臟直視手術, 體外循環心臟手術…
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