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2 AF unter re. RiBo tastbar

English translation: liver palpable under the right coastal arch

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04:29 Aug 10, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: 2 AF unter re. RiBo tastbar
From an 'endpoint information' narrative:

"Abdomen: adipöse Bauchdecke; gebläht; kein Druckschmerz; Peristaltik regelrecht; Leber 2 AF unter re. RiBo tastbar. Sonst unauffällige [...]"

The patient has cardiac arrhythmia (atrial fibrillation), leg edemas, peripheral arterial occlusive disease, etc.
Jeb Bishop
Local time: 01:20
English translation:liver palpable under the right coastal arch
Explanation:
AF - could it be Atemfrequenz???
Selected response from:

Ineke Hardy
Netherlands
Local time: 08:20
Grading comment
thanks, with the amendment to "costal margin"
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
3 +3liver palpable under the right coastal arch
Ineke Hardy


Discussion entries: 1





  

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46 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
liver palpable under the right coastal arch


Explanation:
AF - could it be Atemfrequenz???

Ineke Hardy
Netherlands
Local time: 08:20
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in category: 3
Grading comment
thanks, with the amendment to "costal margin"

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Anne Schulz: It's ususally "QF", Querfinger; liver margin is two fingers' width below the costal margin.
1 hr

agree  MMUlr: with Anne, Querfinger is meant here.//All commentators are so right, see ref.: http://experts.about.com/q/Oncology-General-Cancer-978/CLL-H...
1 hr

agree  Ford Prefect: With Anne - also, it's the "COSTAL MARGIN", not the "coastal arch"
2 hrs
  -> Yes of course. My face is red.

neutral  Steffen Walter: Have to agree with previous commentators -> co*stal margin
2 hrs

neutral  Siegfried Armbruster: Das obige "Team" hat die Antwort doch noch richtig hingebogen
8 hrs
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