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English translation: growth plate (cartilage), epiphyseal plate

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11:02 Feb 17, 2008
Greek to English translations [PRO]
Medical (general)
Greek term or phrase: συζευτικών χόνδρων
The article si about mechanisms of action of drug XXX .

Σε ενήλικες αρουραίους, αυτή η αναστολή της απορρόφησης των οστών προκαλεί, σε μεγάλες δοσολογίες της ΧΧΧ διόγκωση των συζευτικών χόνδρων στα μακρά οστά

I thought of epiphyseal plate but not sure because it seems to be a structure only present in developing skeleton (children and adolescents), not in adults…

Thanks for input.
Andreas THEODOROU
Spain
Local time: 07:58
English translation:growth plate (cartilage), epiphyseal plate
Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Growth_plate

The epiphyseal plate (or epiphysial plate, physis, or growth plate) is the hyaline cartilage plate in the metaphyses of children and adolescents.

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Nick Lingris
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:58
Grading comment
thanks Nick et al. I'll go for 'growth cartilage' but will query it with customer as it occurs in in adult subjects
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +5growth plate (cartilage), epiphyseal plate
Nick Lingris


  

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συζευτικός χόνδρος
growth plate (cartilage), epiphyseal plate


Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Growth_plate

The epiphyseal plate (or epiphysial plate, physis, or growth plate) is the hyaline cartilage plate in the metaphyses of children and adolescents.



Nick Lingris
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:58
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in category: 320
Grading comment
thanks Nick et al. I'll go for 'growth cartilage' but will query it with customer as it occurs in in adult subjects

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Eri Koutala
7 mins
  -> Ευχαριστώ πολύ, Eri!

agree  xxxChristos Fil: και εγώ growth cartilage θα πρότεινα
15 mins
  -> Σ' ευχαριστώ!

agree  angel_one: good work
1 hr

agree  Evi Prokopi
1 day21 hrs

agree  Katerina Rhodes
4 days
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