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paro cardíaco
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This word may also be spelled "paro cardiaco."
paro cardíaco
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (medicine)
a. cardiac arrest
El paciente sufrió un paro cardíaco durante la operación.The patient went into cardiac arrest during the operation.
b. heart failure
Tengo que hacerme revisiones con frecuencia porque tanto mi padre como mi abuelo murieron de un paro cardíaco.I have to have frequent checkups because both my father and grandfather died of heart failure.
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