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metacarpophalangial joints

German translation: Metacarpophalangealgelenke/Grundgelenke

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English term or phrase:metacarpophalangial joints
German translation:Metacarpophalangealgelenke/Grundgelenke
Entered by: Klaus Urban
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08:31 Feb 24, 2008
English to German translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Gliedertaxe / Definition des Verlusts von Körperteilen
English term or phrase: metacarpophalangial joints
Es geht um Begriffsdefinitionen im Rahmen der Bestimmungen einer Unfallversicherung:

"Loss with regard to hand or foot means actual severance through or above the wrist or ankle joint, with regard to thumb and index finger means actual severance through or above ***metacarpophalangial joints***, with regard to eye means entire irrecoverable loss of sight ..."

Was genau ist hier gemeint?
Klaus Urban
Local time: 02:52
Metacarpophalangealgelenke/Grundgelenke
Explanation:
Finger- bzw. Zehengelenke zwischen den Mittelhand-(bzw. -fuß-)Knochenköpfchen und den Finger- bzw. Zehenknochenbasen.

Def. lt. Roche, Lexikon der Medizin
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Local time: 02:52
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Metacarpophalangealgelenke/Grundgelenke


Explanation:
Finger- bzw. Zehengelenke zwischen den Mittelhand-(bzw. -fuß-)Knochenköpfchen und den Finger- bzw. Zehenknochenbasen.

Def. lt. Roche, Lexikon der Medizin


    Reference: http://www.gesundheit.de/roche/
unetz
Local time: 02:52
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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Danke!
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Asker: Danke!


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Janina Dörnath
21 mins

agree  Dr. Anja Masselli
57 mins

agree  Florian v. Savigny: (beim Fuß heißt es allerdings metaTARSO-.) Ich würde i. d. R. vom Finger- oder Daumengrundgelenk sprechen, aber vielleicht ist das in d. o.g. Satz tatsächlich auch so klar (vielleicht wäre "im jeweiligen Grundgelenk" gut).
1 hr

agree  Siegfried Armbruster
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agree  Harald Moelzer (medical-translator): mit Florian!
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agree  me.translation
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agree  Patricia Daehler
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agree  xxxDr.G.MD
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agree  Susanne Stöckl
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Feb 24, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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