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iron lung

Translation of iron lung in Spanish:


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    • The aircraft configuration accommodated specialized medical equipment such as an iron lung, orthopedic bed, artificial kidney machine, or infant incubator.
    • After a visit to America in 1930 he became interested in assisted respiration and he and the hospital engineer built the first iron lung in Britain in their spare time.
    • The damaged limbs were often kept immobilized because of the confinement of the iron lung.
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