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Mesh term Oximetry

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Blood Gas Analysis
Heart Function Tests


The determination of oxygen-hemoglobin saturation of blood either by withdrawing a sample and passing it through a classical photoelectric oximeter or by electrodes attached to some translucent part of the body like finger, earlobe, or skin fold. It includes non-invasive oxygen monitoring by pulse oximetry.

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Blood Gas Monitoring, Transcutaneous

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