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US CDC warns of contaminated heart surgery devices
 

US CDC warns of contaminated heart surgery devices

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Recent deaths of patients who underwent open heart surgery involving the use of the heater-cooler devices have shed light on possible contamination that could be life threatening.
 
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1 Dec 2016 - General
 
Life-saving intervention is crucial while treatment especially during open-heart surgery because there are huge chances of infection by slow breeding bacteria that can have fatal complications, for example, mycobacterium chimaera is highly resistant ...
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