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VACUUM PUMP

Typical Number in Hospital: Cost Bands: References: 2

Many types of vacuum, or suction, pumps exist in hospitals. They are found in medical suction machines, but also in some analytical apparatus, and they may be piston types, diaphragm pumps, rotating vane types, or bellows. They may be motor driven, pneumatically operated or foot operated.

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