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выкидыш, бактериальный вагиноз, сотрясение головного мозга

English translation: miscarriage, bacterial vaginosis, concussion of the brain

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09:40 Oct 18, 2002
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Russian term or phrase: выкидыш, бактериальный вагиноз, сотрясение головного мозга
специальная лексика

English translation:miscarriage, bacterial vaginosis, concussion of the brain
Explanation:
Miscarriage - also abortion, threatened abortion, incomplete abortion, spontaneous a., induced a.
Also, termination of pregnancy;
habitual or recurrent abortion.

... woman's autopsy. The cause of death was "hemorrhage and shock due to
concussion of the brain and lacerations of the

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Note added at 2002-10-18 10:22:53 (GMT)
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Nonmedical people make a distinction between abortion and miscarriage, the former being a procedure deliberately carried out to end the pregnancy, the latter being an accidental occurrence. The medical profession increasingly recognizes this useful distinction.
(From Oxford Concise medical Dictionary)

Thus you can yourself choose the term you need - abortion, if intentional; miscarriage - if accidental.
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5 +13miscarriage, bacterial vaginosis, concussion of the brain
diana bb


  

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miscarriage, bacterial vaginosis, concussion of the brain


Explanation:
Miscarriage - also abortion, threatened abortion, incomplete abortion, spontaneous a., induced a.
Also, termination of pregnancy;
habitual or recurrent abortion.

... woman's autopsy. The cause of death was "hemorrhage and shock due to
concussion of the brain and lacerations of the

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2002-10-18 10:22:53 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Nonmedical people make a distinction between abortion and miscarriage, the former being a procedure deliberately carried out to end the pregnancy, the latter being an accidental occurrence. The medical profession increasingly recognizes this useful distinction.
(From Oxford Concise medical Dictionary)

Thus you can yourself choose the term you need - abortion, if intentional; miscarriage - if accidental.


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diana bb
Lithuania
Local time: 00:05
Native speaker of: Lithuanian
PRO pts in pair: 57
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jack Doughty
1 hr

agree  David Knowles: especially about miscarriage/abortion
1 hr

agree  Yelena.
2 hrs

agree  Veronica Boris
3 hrs

agree  xxxOleg Pashuk
4 hrs
  -> Thanks to all of you

agree  marfus: brain concussion
5 hrs
  -> Yes. And sounds better.

agree  Olga Demiryurek
6 hrs

agree  Irene Chernenko: Abortion (spontaneous) usually in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy; thereafter miscarriage.
8 hrs

agree  Anton Ivanyuk
8 hrs

agree  Clive Wilshin: But don't we normally say just 'concussion'?: "temporary unconsciousness or incapacity due to a blow on the head" (OED)
11 hrs
  -> All three variants are used.

agree  Montefiore: just concussion, as Clive says, the rest is fine (not for that woman, of course)
18 hrs

agree  Libero_Lang_Lab
1 day6 hrs

agree  Rusinterp
1 day20 hrs
  -> Thank you
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