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15:08 Feb 21, 2009
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English to German translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Orthopädie
English term or phrase: bone tamp
Chirurgische Technik beim Entfernen von Prothesenkomponenten am Knie (Revisionschirurgie, Knie-Totalendoprothesen):

If required, the gigli saw can also be inserted behind the posterior flanges of the femoral component and pulled distally and then anteriorly.

Finally, a **bone tamp** (or extraction tool, if available) is placed against the edge of the prosthetic component and tapped with a mallet to complete the removal of the component from the distal femur.

Ein "inflatable bone tamp" ist wohl ein "Ballon-Katheder" (http://www.kyphon.com/de/PopUp.aspx?contentid=104&siteid=5), aber ich glaube nicht, dass das in diesem Kontext passt.

Any ideas?
Verena Schmidt
Germany
Local time: 09:27
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Summary of answers provided
3 +1Knochenstopfen, Verschlussstopper
Regina Eichstaedter
Summary of reference entries provided
background info
Ingeborg Gowans
V-Tamp
Gabriele Beckmann

Discussion entries: 1





  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Knochenstopfen, Verschlussstopper


Explanation:
http://www.zimmergermany.de/static/p626.php

Regina Eichstaedter
Local time: 09:27
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 81

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Annett Hieber
15 hrs
  -> vielen Dank, Annett!

neutral  Gabriele Beckmann: Zitierte Definition passt nicht: Verschlußstopper, der in den Markraum eingebracht wird, um ein Tieferfließen des noch zähen Knochenzementes zu verhindern; hier sollen aber Reste des alten Gelenks entfernt werden
19 hrs
  -> nicht nur: ... a bone tamp is placed against the edge of the prosthetic component and tapped with ...
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1 hr
Reference: background info

Reference information:
http://books.google.ca/books?id=fgWn_zRYTXAC&pg=PA128&lpg=PA...

Es wird hier von der Gigli Säge gesprochen und dann ein Meissel erwähnt. könnte das passen? Vielleicht hilft der ganze Artikel, um sich den Vorgang zu vergegenwärtigen?

Ingeborg Gowans
Canada
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 30
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21 hrs
Reference: V-Tamp

Reference information:
Ich glaube, dass es sich um so ein Instrument handelt, kenne aber den deutschen Ausdruck nicht

The shaped end of the V TAMP fits the edge of a femoral prosthesis to facilitate removal. A curved radius behind the ' v ' prevents the tamp from digging into bone.


    Reference: http://www.customedical.com/cmp_products.htm
Gabriele Beckmann
France
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 140
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