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Punktat

English translation: puncture specimen

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German term or phrase:Punktat
English translation:puncture specimen
Entered by: Conroy Fritz
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06:48 Dec 8, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: Punktat
In an accreditation certificate. Describes various areas in which the accredited laboratory met certain standards:

Die Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle Chemie bestaetigt hiermit, dass das Prueflaboratorium XXXX die Kompetenz nach DIN EN 45 besitzt, Pruefungen im Bereich Medizinische Laboratoriumsdiagnostik zur Untersuchung von Serum, Plasma, Liquor, Punktat, Leichenblut.........auszufuehren.
Conroy Fritz
Paraguay
Local time: 04:10
puncture specimen
Explanation:
"Durch Punktion gewonnene Körperflüssigkeit oder -gewebspartikel."
http://www.tk-online.de/rochelexikon/ro30000/r32000.000.html

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Gilberto Lacchia
Italy
Local time: 10:10
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thanks, Gilberto
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puncture specimen


Explanation:
"Durch Punktion gewonnene Körperflüssigkeit oder -gewebspartikel."
http://www.tk-online.de/rochelexikon/ro30000/r32000.000.html



Gilberto Lacchia
Italy
Local time: 10:10
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Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in category: 212
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thanks, Gilberto

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agree  xxxtnkw: Might this also be described as 'needle biopsy specimens'?
3 hrs
  -> In my opinion "needle biopsy" is more specific (i.e. sample of a tissue), whereas "puncture specimen" has a more general meaning (see also http://www.tk-online.de/rochelexikon/ro25000/r25897.000.html )

agree  Christine Lam
5 hrs
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