KudoZ home » German to English » Medical (general)

kontinentes Transplantat

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
11:04 Apr 3, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Radiology
German term or phrase: kontinentes Transplantat
"Kontinentes Transplantat" comes up in a MRT assessment.
The patient had ACL reconstruction in the left knee.
I am unsure whether this means anything like continuous or stable - nothing of help in Google.

Thanks in advance for your help.
quirite
Local time: 07:45
Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
2continent transplant
Hildegard Klein-Bodenheimer
1contained transplant
Gudrun Maydorn


Discussion entries: 5





  

Answers


51 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
contained transplant


Explanation:
I would hazard a guess and say contained transplant, if the transplant is confined to a specific area. Would that make sense in the context?

Best regards

medicinetrans

Gudrun Maydorn
Germany
Local time: 07:45
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 383
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)
The asker has declined this answer

3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
continent transplant


Explanation:
Also just a guess!
In my medical dictionary kontinent is explained as
1. kontinent, enthaltend; 2. kontinent (willkürlich) zurückhaltend
and the English translation is *continent*.

Hildegard Klein-Bodenheimer
Germany
Local time: 07:45
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 23

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  geros: A bit late to comment but I would suggest intact transplant though continent is an accurate translation. However, I have never come across the word in this sense in medical literature.
18 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)
The asker has declined this answer




Return to KudoZ list


Changes made by editors
Apr 3, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedKontinentes Transplantat » kontinentes Transplantat


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search