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I need a word for "located outside of the body." For instance, blood found outside of the body can be described using this word.

Thank you.

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    Extracorporeal, perhaps? – Hot Licks Sep 14 '17 at 12:14
  • @Hot Licks: are you guessing or uncertain of what extracorporeal means? – ealy Sep 14 '17 at 12:20
  • @ealy - Have you looked it up? – Hot Licks Sep 14 '17 at 12:25
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    @ealy - I don't do answers -- too much work! – Hot Licks Sep 14 '17 at 12:28
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    @Hot Licks: are you sure that using comments instead of answers is consistent with the rules of ESE? – ealy Sep 14 '17 at 12:31
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I think that what you are looking at is extracorporeal, as suggested by Hot Licks

http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/extracorporeal

Something that is outside the body, such as extracorporeal circulation in which venous blood is diverted outside the body to a heart-lung machine and returned to the body through a femoral or other artery.

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