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botulinum toxin

Spanish translation: Toxina botulìnica

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English term or phrase:botulinum toxin
Spanish translation:Toxina botulìnica
Entered by: Carlos Moreno
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02:22 Mar 24, 2003
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Medical / fonoaudiologia
English term or phrase: botulinum toxin
botulinum toxin injection
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Toxina botulìnica
Explanation:
Esta toxina causa severas intoxicaciones alimenticias, como puedes ver en la prinera de las dos referencias que te doy. Pero le han encontrado otro uso, esta vez en cirugìa estètica, como te dice la segunda referencia, para paralizar los mùsculos faciales llamados de la expresiòn, y asì no se te ven las arrugas. ¡Vanitas vanitatis!
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Carlos Moreno
Colombia
Local time: 08:47
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5 +3Toxina botulìnica
Carlos Moreno


  

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Toxina botulìnica


Explanation:
Esta toxina causa severas intoxicaciones alimenticias, como puedes ver en la prinera de las dos referencias que te doy. Pero le han encontrado otro uso, esta vez en cirugìa estètica, como te dice la segunda referencia, para paralizar los mùsculos faciales llamados de la expresiòn, y asì no se te ven las arrugas. ¡Vanitas vanitatis!


    Reference: http://www.tusalud.com.mx/120670.htm
    Reference: http://www.suzanabarretto.med.br/face/tratamentos/botu.asp
Carlos Moreno
Colombia
Local time: 08:47
Native speaker of: Spanish
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