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Ora. venöse insuff.

English translation: CVI; chronic venous insufficiency

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German term or phrase:Chr. venöse Insuff.
English translation:CVI; chronic venous insufficiency
Entered by: Steffen Walter
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11:32 Sep 12, 2007
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Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: Ora. venöse insuff.
This is given by a doctor as the diagnosis. The treatment is wearing compression stockings.
What I'd like to know is: what does the "Ora." stand for?
monbuckland
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:27
CVI; Chronic venous insufficiency
Explanation:
Looks as if this is the only possibility in the context of wearing compression stockings...IOW, misreading the notorious doctor's handwriting?
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David Moore
Local time: 17:27
Grading comment
It must be. Am putting the corrected spelling ;-) in the glossary.
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CVI; Chronic venous insufficiency


Explanation:
Looks as if this is the only possibility in the context of wearing compression stockings...IOW, misreading the notorious doctor's handwriting?

David Moore
Local time: 17:27
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Grading comment
It must be. Am putting the corrected spelling ;-) in the glossary.

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agree  Caro Maucher: Seh ich auch so... (c:
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Sep 17, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/616004">monbuckland's</a> old entry - "Chr. venöse insuff." » "CVI; Chronic venous insufficiency"


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