ProZ.com global directory of translation services
 The translation workplace
Ideas
KudoZ home » Spanish to English » Medical (general)

Toxoide Tetanico

English translation: tetanus toxoid

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Spanish term or phrase:toxoide tetanico
English translation:tetanus toxoid
Entered by: Kim Metzger
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

00:30 May 19, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Vaccines
Spanish term or phrase: Toxoide Tetanico
English Translation Please
Richard Hogan
tetanus toxoid
Explanation:
Tetanus Toxoid
A solution of formaldehyde-deactivated toxin isolated from the bacterium Clostridium tetani. Tetanus toxoid stimulates the production of antitoxin antibodies. This agent may be used as an adjuvant in cancer vaccines.

http://www.fpnotebook.com/ID/Immunize/TdVcn.htm
Selected response from:

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 11:02
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
4 +5tetanus toxoid
Kim Metzger


Discussion entries: 6





  

Answers


9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
tetanus toxoid


Explanation:
Tetanus Toxoid
A solution of formaldehyde-deactivated toxin isolated from the bacterium Clostridium tetani. Tetanus toxoid stimulates the production of antitoxin antibodies. This agent may be used as an adjuvant in cancer vaccines.

http://www.fpnotebook.com/ID/Immunize/TdVcn.htm


Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 11:02
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.
Notes to answerer
Asker: Is this used as vaccine against rabies ??? In the middle of a rural town in Colombia and got bitten earlier. Already have 3 shots of rabi pur previous to travels. Guessing I need to get to a city and get the vaccination x2 ?? Cheers


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Will Matter
7 mins

agree  Luis Elizondo Herrera
2 hrs

agree  Dr. Jason Faulkner
6 hrs

agree  lirka: PS do not rush with rabies vaccination--it is strong and often has side effects ( neurological)! plus you may be covered already with two previous shots. I would take the (small) risk and not get the vaccine
9 hrs

agree  brainfloss
14 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


Changes made by editors
Jun 2, 2008 - Changes made by Kim Metzger:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/9171">Kim Metzger's</a> old entry - "Toxoide Tetanico" » "tetanus toxoid"
Jun 2, 2008 - Changes made by Kim Metzger:
Created KOG entryKudoZ term » KOG term
May 19, 2008 - Changes made by Henry Hinds:
LevelNon-PRO » PRO
May 19, 2008 - Changes made by Kim Metzger:
Language pairEnglish » Spanish to English


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also: