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sequela or sequelas

English translation: sequela, sequelae

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Portuguese term or phrase:sequela, sequelas
English translation:sequela, sequelae
Entered by: Muriel Vasconcellos
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10:04 Nov 13, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Portuguese term or phrase: sequela or sequelas
"o dano futuro correspondente ao agravamento das sequelas"

lesions? injuries? sequels??
Ilana Cowan
Australia
Local time: 10:13
sequelae
Explanation:
It means aftereffects.

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Note added at 14 mins (2007-11-13 10:18:09 GMT)
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# A condition following as a consequence of a disease.
www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/med01bio/AppxA.doc

# The full disease process.
www.gammaknifesanantonio.com/Faq/Glossary.asp

# A pathological condition resulting from a disease
www.simmonsfund.pitt.edu/glossaryS-Z.html

# any abnormality following or resulting from a disease or injury or treatment; "paralysis is one of the sequelae of poliomyelitis"
wordnet.princeton.edu/perl/webwn

# A sequela, (IPA ) (plural sequelæ) is a pathological condition resulting from a disease, injury, or other trauma. Chronic kidney disease, for instance, is sometimes a sequela of a food-borne illness; post-traumatic stress disorder may be a psychological sequela of rape.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sequela
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Muriel Vasconcellos
United States
Local time: 17:13
Grading comment
Many thanks, Muriel
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sequelae


Explanation:
It means aftereffects.

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Note added at 14 mins (2007-11-13 10:18:09 GMT)
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# A condition following as a consequence of a disease.
www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/med01bio/AppxA.doc

# The full disease process.
www.gammaknifesanantonio.com/Faq/Glossary.asp

# A pathological condition resulting from a disease
www.simmonsfund.pitt.edu/glossaryS-Z.html

# any abnormality following or resulting from a disease or injury or treatment; "paralysis is one of the sequelae of poliomyelitis"
wordnet.princeton.edu/perl/webwn

# A sequela, (IPA ) (plural sequelæ) is a pathological condition resulting from a disease, injury, or other trauma. Chronic kidney disease, for instance, is sometimes a sequela of a food-borne illness; post-traumatic stress disorder may be a psychological sequela of rape.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sequela

Muriel Vasconcellos
United States
Local time: 17:13
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 478
Grading comment
Many thanks, Muriel

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Adriana Portas: sequela = singular / sequelae = plural
2 mins
  -> Thanks, and yes, of course, one is singular and the other is plural.

agree  Paula Vaz-Carreiro
4 hrs
  -> Thanks, Paula!

agree  Humberto Ribas
8 hrs
  -> Thanks, Humberto!
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Nov 13, 2007 - Changes made by Muriel Vasconcellos:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/682666">Ilana Cowan's</a> old entry - "sequela or sequelas" » "sequelae"


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