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Dodrill GMR Heart

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
chromium (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 18 in x 15 in; 63.5 cm x 45.72 cm x 38.1 cm
overall, tubing: 1 5/8 in x 14 in x 8 in; 4.1275 cm x 35.56 cm x 20.32 cm
overall, artificial heart: 22 1/2 in x 20 in x 14 in; 57.15 cm x 50.8 cm x 35.56 cm
overall: 23 in x 19 1/2 in x 13 in; 58.42 cm x 49.53 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
heart, mechanical
Heart, Mechanical
artificial heart
Other Terms:
Heart, Mechanical; heart, mechanical; Surgery
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
1952
ca 1952
Subject:
Artificial Organs  Search this
Cardiology  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Related Publication:
Dodrill, Forest D., M.D.. Some Physiologic Aspects of the Artificial Heart Problem
Credit Line:
General Motors Corporation, Research Laboratories Division
ID Number:
MG.M-06790
Accession number:
203312
Catalog number:
M-06790
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-8737-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_998420
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Jarvik-7 Artificial Heart

User:
Drummond, Michael  Search this
Designer:
Jarvik, Robert  Search this
Maker:
Symbion, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
polyurethane (overall material)
dacron (overall material)
polycarbonate (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 13.7 cm x 10.1 cm x 9.6 cm; 5 13/32 in x 3 31/32 in x 3 25/32 in
overall: 4 1/4 in x 6 in x 9 in; 10.795 cm x 15.24 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
artificial heart
heart, artificial
Other Terms:
artificial heart; Prostheses
Place made:
United States: Utah, Salt Lake City
Associated place:
United States: Arizona
Date made:
1985
Associated date:
1985-08-29
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Health Care  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Related Publication:
Copeland, J. G.. First successful bridge to transplantation with the total artificial heart
Credit Line:
University Medical Center of the University of Arizona
ID Number:
1987.0474.01
Catalog number:
1987.0474.01
Accession number:
1987.0474
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-b5c6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1147093

heart, artificial; artificial heart

Maker:
Kolff Laboratory  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 4 in x 4 in; 19.685 cm x 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm
overall: 4 1/4 in x 8 in x 4 in; 10.795 cm x 20.32 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Artificial Heart
heart, artificial
artificial heart
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D., Ph.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.037.04
Catalog number:
1998.0035.037.04
Accession number:
1998.0035
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-1637-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_599779
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heart, artificial; artificial heart

Maker:
Kolff Laboratory  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 in; 13.97 cm x 8.89 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in x 5 3/4 in; 8.89 cm x 9.2075 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
Artificial Heart
heart, artificial
artificial heart
Date made:
ca. 1963
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D., Ph.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.040.01
Catalog number:
1998.0035.040.01
Accession number:
1998.0035
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2937-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600211
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AbioCor Total Artificial Heart

Patient:
Tools, Robert L.  Search this
Cardiac surgeon:
Gray, Laman  Search this
Dowling, Robert  Search this
Maker:
ABIOMED, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
titanium (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11.8 cm x 9.2 cm x 15 cm; 4 21/32 in x 3 5/8 in x 5 29/32 in
overall: 4 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 7/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 13.97 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
artificial heart
artificial heart
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Danvers
Date made:
ca 2001
Subject:
Surgery  Search this
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Related event:
Implantation of Total Artificial heart  Search this
Related Publication:
Renee C. Fox and Judith P. Swazey with the asistance of Judith C. Watkins. Spare Parts
Dale Greer. University of Louisville Medicine
Credit Line:
ABIOMED Inc.
ID Number:
2003.0166.01.1
Accession number:
2003.0166
Catalog number:
2003.0166.01.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-9c77-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1211787
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Atomic Artifical Heart

Maker:
Akutsu, Tetsuzo  Search this
Physical Description:
silicone (overall material)
dacron (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 3 in; 13.97 cm x 6.985 cm x 7.62 cm
overall: 3 3/8 in x 3 5/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 8.5725 cm x 9.2075 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
artificial heart
heart, artificial
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Date made:
1962-1964
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Health Care  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Related Publication:
Hiller, Kirby W.; et al.. An Electronic-Mechanical Control for an Intrathoracic Artificial Heart
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.040.02
Catalog number:
1998.0035.040
Accession number:
1998.0035
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-1fc8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600251
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Omniscience Mitral Heart Valve

Maker:
Omniscience  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in; 6.35 cm
Object Name:
cardiology
artificial heart valve
Other Terms:
Surgery
Place made:
United States: Minnesota
Subject:
Medicine  Search this
Cardiology  Search this
Prosthesis  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Related Publication:
Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Southern Thoracic Surgical Association. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 69
Credit Line:
Dr. Patrick K. C. Chun
ID Number:
1981.0731.04
Accession number:
1981.0731
Catalog number:
1981.0731.04
Model number:
501
Serial number:
13309
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-9ee5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_735413
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heart, artificial; artificial heart total

Maker:
Kolff Laboratory  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 3 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 2 5/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 13.335 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
artificial heart total
heart, artificial
Date made:
1969-04-02
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D., Ph.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.186.03
Catalog number:
1998.0035.186.03
Accession number:
1998.0035
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-0d34-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_599487
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Smeloff Prosthetic Heart Valve

Physical Description:
titanium (overall material)
pyrolyte (overall material)
silicone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
cardiology
artificial heart valve
Other Terms:
Surgery
Place made:
United States: California, San Diego
Date made:
ca 1980
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Prosthesis  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Patrick K. C. Chun
ID Number:
1981.0731.06
Accession number:
1981.0731
Catalog number:
1981.0731.06
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-9ee6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_735414
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Hall-Kaster Prostetic Heart Valve

Maker:
Medtronic  Search this
Physical Description:
teflon (overall material)
pyrolyte (overall material)
titanium (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 7.3025 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
artificial heart valve
cardiology
Other Terms:
Surgery
Date made:
ca 1980
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Prosthesis  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Related Publication:
Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Southern Thoracic Surgical Association. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 69
Credit Line:
Dr. Patrick K. C. Chun
ID Number:
1981.0731.10
Accession number:
1981.0731
Catalog number:
1981.0731.10
Model number:
M7700 29MHK
Serial number:
29M 0167 09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-543c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_735417
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Magovern-Cromie Artificial Heart Valve

Maker:
Codding, D. D.  Search this
Physical Description:
silicone (overall material)
titanium (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 3/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 6.0325 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
artificial heart valve
cardiology
Other Terms:
Surgery
Date made:
ca 1963
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Prosthesis  Search this
Related Publication:
Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Southern Thoracic Surgical Association. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 69
Credit Line:
Dr. Patrick K. C. Chun
ID Number:
1981.0731.02
Accession number:
1981.0731
Catalog number:
1981.0731.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-8fd9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_735418
Online Media:

Cardio West Total Artificial Heart

Maker:
CardioWest Technologies Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 cm x 14 cm x 8 cm; 13 25/32 in x 5 1/2 in x 3 5/32 in
overall: 4 in x 5 1/2 in x 14 in; 10.16 cm x 13.97 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
artificial heart
cardiology
Place made:
United States: Arizona, Tucson
Date made:
1985
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Health Care  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Related Publication:
Copeland, Jack G. et al. Bridge to transplantation with the CardioWest total artificial heart: the international experience 1993 to 1995
Copeland, Jack G., III, M.D. et al. Comparison of the CardioWest Total Artificial heart, the Novacor Left Ventricular Assist system in bridge to transplantation
Credit Line:
Arthur A. Ciarkowski
ID Number:
2003.0337.01
Catalog number:
2003.0337.01
Accession number:
2003.0337
Serial number:
35328L089
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-289a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247406
Online Media:

Starr Edwards Heart Valve Prosthesis

Maker:
Edwards Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
lucite (overall material)
silicone (overall material)
teflon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
cardiology
artificial heart valve
Other Terms:
Surgery
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Prosthesis  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Patrick K. C. Chun
ID Number:
1981.0731.07
Accession number:
1981.0731
Catalog number:
1981.0731.07
Model number:
6520
Serial number:
S 8997
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-2401-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_735412
Online Media:

Mayo-Gibbon Heart-Lung Machine

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
chromium plate (overall material)
stainless steel (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
plexiglass (overall material)
teflon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 182 cm x 77 cm x 96 cm; 71 5/8 in x 30 5/16 in x 37 13/16 in
part 6: 47 cm x 7 cm x 15.6 cm; 18 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 6 1/8 in
overall: 71 3/4 in x 37 3/4 in x 31 in; 182.245 cm x 95.885 cm x 78.74 cm
Object Name:
heart-lung machine
Place made:
United States: Minnesota, Rochester
Date made:
ca 1957
Subject:
Medicine  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Related Publication:
Shumacker, Harris B.. The Evolution of Cardiac Surgery
Fye, W. Bruce. American Cardiology: The History of a Speciality and College
Credit Line:
Edwards Lifesciences, LLC
ID Number:
2002.0151.01
Catalog number:
2002.0151.01
Accession number:
2002.0151
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-af3c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213038

Sewell Heart Pump

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
silicone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in x 12 in x 14 1/4 in; 9.525 cm x 30.48 cm x 36.195 cm
overall: 9.5 cm x 24 cm x 35 cm; 3 3/4 in x 9 7/16 in x 13 25/32 in
Object Name:
heart pump
heart, artificial
pump
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, New Haven
Date made:
ca 1950
Associated dates:
1959 01 06 / 1959 01 06
Subject:
Medicine  Search this
Invention  Search this
Cardiology  Search this
Science  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewell, William H., Jr., M.D., and William W.L. Glenn, M.D.. Experimental Cardiac Surgery
Credit Line:
Mrs. William H. Sewell
ID Number:
MG.M-08015
Accession number:
223384
Catalog number:
M-08015
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-ba9c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_688804

Liotta-Cooley Artificial Heart

Maker:
Liotta, Domingo  Search this
Physical Description:
dacron (overall material)
polyurethane (overall material)
silastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, as stored: 7 1/2 in x 9 in x 6 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 22.86 cm x 16.51 cm
overall: 18.7 cm x 22.8 cm x 16.4 cm; 7 3/8 in x 8 31/32 in x 6 15/32 in
Object Name:
artificial heart
heart, artificial
Place made:
United States: Texas, Houston
Date made:
1969
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Health Care  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Related Publication:
Cooley, D. A.; Liotta, D.; Hallman, G. L.; Bloodwell, R. D.; Leachman, R. D.; Milam, J. D.. Orthotopic Cardiac Prosthesis for Two-Staged Cardiac Replacement
Credit Line:
Denton Cooley, M.D.
ID Number:
1978.1002.01
Accession number:
1978.1002
Catalog number:
1978.1002.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f67f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_688682

Liotta-Hall Intracorporeal Heart Pump

Designer:
Hall, C. William  Search this
Liotta, Domingo  Search this
Physical Description:
dacron (overall material)
salastic (overall material)
silicone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in x 8 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 2.8575 cm x 21.59 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 11 cm x 3.2 cm x 28.5 cm; 4 11/32 in x 1 1/4 in x 11 7/32 in
Object Name:
intrathoracic pump
cardiology
pump, heart
Place made:
United States: Texas, Houston
Date made:
ca 1963
Subject:
Artificial Organs  Search this
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Artificial Organs  Search this
Related Publication:
Liotta, Domingo. Assisted Circulation and Total Artificial Heart: Past and Present
Credit Line:
Gift of Baylor University
ID Number:
MG.M-10837
Catalog number:
MG*M-10837
M-10837
Accession number:
256189
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-27ae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1179432
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Carpentier-Edwards Artificial Aortic Heart Valve, Model # 3000

Maker:
Edwards Lifesciences LLC  Search this
Physical Description:
bovine paricardium (overall material)
polyester (overall material)
silicone (overall material)
colbalt (overall material)
nickel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
cardiology
valve, heart, aortic
artificial aortic heart valve
heart valve
Place made:
United States: California, Irvine
Date made:
ca 2004
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Edwards Lifesciences LLC
ID Number:
2006.0003.01
Serial number:
KG6368
Catalog number:
2006.0003.01
Accession number:
2006.0003
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-db95-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301825
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Magneto-Hydraulic Artificial Heart

Maker:
Kolff Laboratory  Search this
Norton, Harry  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 9.525 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Artificial Heart
heart, artificial
heart
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.021
Accession number:
1998.0035
Catalog number:
1998.0035.021
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-11c6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_599811
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Clamshell Artificial Heart

User:
Topaz, Stephen R.  Search this
Maker:
Kolff Laboratory  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12.5 cm x 11.5 cm x 9.3 cm; 4 15/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 3 11/16 in
overall: 14 1/2 in x 6 in x 3 7/8 in; 36.83 cm x 15.24 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
Artificial Heart
heart, artificial
clamshell heart
Date made:
Ca. 1990
Subject:
Cardiology  Search this
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Stephen R. Topaz
ID Number:
2002.0339.01
Accession number:
2002.0339
Catalog number:
2002.0339.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-818e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1203528
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