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C/D/L strain

Spanish translation: distensión (muscular) cervical, lumbar y dorsal

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01:46 Feb 2, 2009
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Physiatry
English term or phrase: C/D/L strain
This is from a letter from a Physiatrist (rehab doctor) in Puerto Rico mentioning his patient has this problem. Here is portion: "Tratamientos fueron por la condición: C/D/L Strain." Help, please.... Thanks!
Aisel
United States
Spanish translation:distensión (muscular) cervical, lumbar y dorsal
Explanation:
Copio del Diccionario enciclopédico ilustrado de medicina Dorland, 28ª edición; Madrid: McGraw-Hill – Interamericana, 1997:

distensión² (strain²) f. Estiramiento o esfuerzo excesivo de alguna parte de la musculatura.

Copio del "Diccionario crítico de dudas inglés-español de medicina" de Fernando A. Navarro (2.ª edición); Madrid: Mc Graw Hill-Interamericana, 2005:

/strain/. (...)
2 Distensión muscular; ● /muscle strain/ o /strained muscle/ (distensión muscular). No debe confundirse con /sprain/, que significa 'esguince'.

En este contexto:
C: cervical
D: dorsal
L: lumbar;

Muchos saludos.

María Claudia
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M. C. Filgueira
Local time: 18:44
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c/d/l strain
distensión (muscular) cervical, lumbar y dorsal


Explanation:
Copio del Diccionario enciclopédico ilustrado de medicina Dorland, 28ª edición; Madrid: McGraw-Hill – Interamericana, 1997:

distensión² (strain²) f. Estiramiento o esfuerzo excesivo de alguna parte de la musculatura.

Copio del "Diccionario crítico de dudas inglés-español de medicina" de Fernando A. Navarro (2.ª edición); Madrid: Mc Graw Hill-Interamericana, 2005:

/strain/. (...)
2 Distensión muscular; ● /muscle strain/ o /strained muscle/ (distensión muscular). No debe confundirse con /sprain/, que significa 'esguince'.

En este contexto:
C: cervical
D: dorsal
L: lumbar;

Muchos saludos.

María Claudia

M. C. Filgueira
Local time: 18:44
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Many thanks, especially for your time and that of those others involved.

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