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holder for (in this context)

English translation: to cover

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Norwegian term or phrase:å holde for
English translation:to cover
Entered by: Tara Chace
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08:14 Feb 21, 2008
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / ear nose and throat
Norwegian term or phrase: holder for (in this context)
Ear, nose and throat examination and procedures after ingestion of detergent. Outpatients' clinic.
Ktr. Når han *holder for* stomien har han en tydelig stemme. Ved inspeksjon av munnhule/svelg ser man adheranser og fibroser både ved fremre og bekre ganebuer som fikserer tungen slik at han ikke kan stikke denne ut av munnen.
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Helen Johnson
United Kingdom
Local time: 00:53
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Explanation:
Speaking valve
A one-way valve device that permits speaking without the need for the patient to cover the tracheostomy tube with his/her finger. The valve will open during inspiration to allow air to be inhaled, and close during expiration to direct air up through larynx and mouth.
from http://www.trachs.com/cart/xcart/customer/help.php?mode=trac...
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Tara Chace
United States
Local time: 16:53
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Explanation:
Speaking valve
A one-way valve device that permits speaking without the need for the patient to cover the tracheostomy tube with his/her finger. The valve will open during inspiration to allow air to be inhaled, and close during expiration to direct air up through larynx and mouth.
from http://www.trachs.com/cart/xcart/customer/help.php?mode=trac...

Tara Chace
United States
Local time: 16:53
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