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English translation: AF (atrial fibrillation)

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French term or phrase:FA
English translation:AF (atrial fibrillation)
Entered by: Diana Chemparathy
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01:19 Apr 23, 2008
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
French term or phrase: FA
in the medical antecedents of a patients: "FA au moins depuis janvier 1990. Le patient n'avait plus consulte". no other context for this acronym. thanks.
Diana Chemparathy
United States
Local time: 07:03
AF (atrial fibrillation)
Explanation:
FA = fibrillation auriculaire

This without further context....
Fibrillation auriculaire et risque d’événements cliniques dans l ...
FA : fibrillation auriculaire; FEVG : fraction d’éjection ventriculaire gauche ; FEP : FEVG préservée. NewsMTC4 13/10/06 16:07 Page 414 ...
www.jle.com/.../00/04/27/3D/telecharger.md?code_langue=fr&f...

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Note added at 12 mins (2008-04-23 01:31:20 GMT)
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http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/atrial-fibrillation/DS00291

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Note added at 13 mins (2008-04-23 01:32:40 GMT)
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Also commonly noted as A-fib (afib)
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Janet Ratziu
France
Local time: 16:03
Grading comment
thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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AF (atrial fibrillation)


Explanation:
FA = fibrillation auriculaire

This without further context....
Fibrillation auriculaire et risque d’événements cliniques dans l ...
FA : fibrillation auriculaire; FEVG : fraction d’éjection ventriculaire gauche ; FEP : FEVG préservée. NewsMTC4 13/10/06 16:07 Page 414 ...
www.jle.com/.../00/04/27/3D/telecharger.md?code_langue=fr&f...

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Note added at 12 mins (2008-04-23 01:31:20 GMT)
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http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/atrial-fibrillation/DS00291

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Note added at 13 mins (2008-04-23 01:32:40 GMT)
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Also commonly noted as A-fib (afib)

Janet Ratziu
France
Local time: 16:03
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 190
Grading comment
thanks

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agree  Helen Genevier
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agree  Rachel Fell
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agree  Drmanu49
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agree  Michael Lotz
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agree  Angela Dickson
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Apr 28, 2008 - Changes made by Diana Chemparathy:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/108667">Diana Chemparathy's</a> old entry - "FA" » "AF (atrial fibrillation)"


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