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21:24 Sep 15, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / human anatomy
Portuguese term or phrase: goteira prevertebal
goteira prevertebral
francisco silva
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Summary of answers provided
5reference
airmailrpl
4prevertebral (paravertebral?) gutter
Paulo César Mendes MD, CT


  

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5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
reference


Explanation:
Pre`ver´te`bral
a. 1. (Anat.) Situated immediately in front, or on the ventral side, of the vertebral column; prespinal.
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/Prevertebral

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Note added at 6 hrs (2007-09-16 03:34:59 GMT)
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go.tei.ra
[got'ejrA] s. f. gutter, eaves; gutter pipe; leak; drain.

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Note added at 6 hrs (2007-09-16 03:37:31 GMT)
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Possibility: prevertebral drain


[PDF]
Anterior microsurgical approach for degenerative cervical disc disease
haemostasis a prevertebral redon drain is inserted and the wound is. closed in layers, On the first postoperative day the drain is withdrawn. Table 2. ...
www.springerlink.com/index/U36T7T7034022112.pdf -

Esophageal Perforation Associated with Cervical Spine Surgery ...
A drain was left in the prevertebral space. Postoperatively she was treated with antibiotics and enteral feeding via a nasogastric tube. .
content.karger.com/produktedb/produkte.asp?typ=fulltext&file=DSU2004021003246

airmailrpl
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1 day37 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
prevertebral (paravertebral?) gutter


Explanation:
Na anatomia normal, existe um par de goteiras paravertebrais. Em inglês é "paravertebral gutter" (PVG) -- tem carradas de hits no google.

Se for "Goteira prevertebral" mesmo, a tradução seria "prevertebral gutter", mas não é uma estrutura da anatomia normal. Acho mais provável que o autor do texto tenha se equivocado.

Paulo César Mendes MD, CT
United States
Local time: 09:21
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