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Portable fingertip pulse oximeter

Summary Information: Portable fingertip pulse oximeter

Portable fingertip pulse oximeter: A portable fingertip pulse oximeter is a medical device that measures a patient's pulse (heartbeats per minute) and indirectly measures arterial blood oxygen saturation. The device fits over the fingertip and emits different wavelengths of light through the blood in the fingertip; the amount of absorbed light is recorded by the sensor.

Diseases Related To Medical Device: Portable fingertip pulse oximeter

These diseases are related to the medical device Portable fingertip pulse oximeter:

  • Low blood oxygen level (hypoxemia)
  • High blood oxygen level (hyperoxemia)

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