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Estafilodermia Psoriasiforme

English translation: Psoriasis-like Staphyloderma/Staphylococcal Skin Infection

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Spanish term or phrase:Estafilodermia Psoriasiforme
English translation:Psoriasis-like Staphyloderma/Staphylococcal Skin Infection
Entered by: Kristin Lynch
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19:22 Apr 29, 2013
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Health Care
Spanish term or phrase: Estafilodermia Psoriasiforme
To whom it may concern,


I am having some difficulty translating the aformentioned term. The medical term appears in a brief Spanish language article about forming a empathetic relationship between a doctor and their patient(s). I have not encountered this term before, and am currently trying to break down each part of the term in order to gain a better understanding of what it means in Spanish/how I would translate it into the target language
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Term in context: Un paciente afectado de Estafilodermia Psoriasiforme (el enfermo tiene /profusión de escamas en todo el cuerpo era rechazado debido a su aspecto por familiares y amigos. Al preguntarle cómo se siente, dijo: "me siento leproso”.

Source text language: Spanish

Target text language: English
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Thank you in advance for any help that you can provide.
Kristin Lynch
United States
Local time: 12:11
Psoriasis-like Staphyloderma/Staphylococcal Skin Infection
Explanation:
Dermatological conditions are one of the most difficult things to translate!

This is the best I can do:

http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/reference-entries/62162325...
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2195
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "staphyloderma," which refers to the cutaneous infection with staphylococci, is presented.
ACCESSION #
62162325
NHS Direct Wales - Encyclopaedia : Staphylococcal infections
www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk/encyclopaedia/s/.../staphylococc...
Staphylococcal skin infections are common, particularly among children, teenagers and young adults. Impetigo, for example, accounts for around 1 in 10 of all ...
www.proz.com › ... › English to Portuguese › Medical (general)
Jan 16, 2011 – ... formação de escamas ou placas psoriásicas [Medical (general)]. ... or build-up of scales or plaques, which are thick, hardened 'islands' or ...
Psoriasis - Charaka - The Speciality Ayurveda
www.charaka.org/psoriasis.html
PSORIASIS is a chronic, non-contagious disorder which affects the skin and ... The scaly patches caused by psoriasis, called psoriatic plaques, are areas of ... like fungal infections, yeast infections, skin irritation, or bacterial Staph infections.
https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=plaque-like psoriasis ski...


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Note added at 45 mins (2013-04-29 20:08:22 GMT)
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http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/psoriasis/DS00193/DSECTION=...
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liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:11
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Psoriasis-like Staphyloderma/Staphylococcal Skin Infection


Explanation:
Dermatological conditions are one of the most difficult things to translate!

This is the best I can do:

http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/reference-entries/62162325...
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2195
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "staphyloderma," which refers to the cutaneous infection with staphylococci, is presented.
ACCESSION #
62162325
NHS Direct Wales - Encyclopaedia : Staphylococcal infections
www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk/encyclopaedia/s/.../staphylococc...
Staphylococcal skin infections are common, particularly among children, teenagers and young adults. Impetigo, for example, accounts for around 1 in 10 of all ...
www.proz.com › ... › English to Portuguese › Medical (general)
Jan 16, 2011 – ... formação de escamas ou placas psoriásicas [Medical (general)]. ... or build-up of scales or plaques, which are thick, hardened 'islands' or ...
Psoriasis - Charaka - The Speciality Ayurveda
www.charaka.org/psoriasis.html
PSORIASIS is a chronic, non-contagious disorder which affects the skin and ... The scaly patches caused by psoriasis, called psoriatic plaques, are areas of ... like fungal infections, yeast infections, skin irritation, or bacterial Staph infections.
https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=plaque-like psoriasis ski...


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Note added at 45 mins (2013-04-29 20:08:22 GMT)
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http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/psoriasis/DS00193/DSECTION=...

liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:11
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 471

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agree  neilmac: The dreaded "staffy"...
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