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English translation: small intestinal air-fluid levels

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German term or phrase:Dünndarmspiegel
English translation:small intestinal air-fluid levels
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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23:16 May 26, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: Dünndarmspiegel
"Multiple Dünndarmspiegel." in a report of x-ray findings.
bhaderlie
United States
Local time: 13:38
small intestinal air fluid levels
Explanation:
Dünndarm|spiegel

engl.: small intestinal air fluid levels

auf der Röntgenleeraufnahme (v.a. am Stehenden) nachweisbare Flüssigkeitsspiegel im Dünndarm als typisches Ileuszeichen. Lage, Größe u. Zahl weisen auf die Art u. Höhe des Darmverschlusses hin (Leitregel: Das Hindernis liegt bei Dünndarmileus unterhalb des letzten Spiegels, bei »hochgestellter Schlinge« an deren Basis).




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Note added at 2003-05-27 02:12:47 (GMT)
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• Plain abdominal radiograph and/or chest radiograph demonstrates evidence of perforation, including air under the diaphragm; free peritoneal air; evidence of intestinal obstruction; or evidence of ileus, including multiple air-fluid levels and bowel dilatation.

http://www.emedicine.com/med/topic3102.htm
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small intestinal air fluid levels


Explanation:
Dünndarm|spiegel

engl.: small intestinal air fluid levels

auf der Röntgenleeraufnahme (v.a. am Stehenden) nachweisbare Flüssigkeitsspiegel im Dünndarm als typisches Ileuszeichen. Lage, Größe u. Zahl weisen auf die Art u. Höhe des Darmverschlusses hin (Leitregel: Das Hindernis liegt bei Dünndarmileus unterhalb des letzten Spiegels, bei »hochgestellter Schlinge« an deren Basis).




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Note added at 2003-05-27 02:12:47 (GMT)
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• Plain abdominal radiograph and/or chest radiograph demonstrates evidence of perforation, including air under the diaphragm; free peritoneal air; evidence of intestinal obstruction; or evidence of ileus, including multiple air-fluid levels and bowel dilatation.

http://www.emedicine.com/med/topic3102.htm



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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 14:38
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  -> I guess it's air-fluid levels.
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