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

mamas densas

English translation: dense breasts

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:mamas densas
English translation:dense breasts
Entered by: Daniela Pesce
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

23:35 Apr 25, 2010
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / mamografias
Spanish term or phrase: mamas densas
Se definió desde un principio que a las mujeres con mamas densas o con algún hallazgo mamográfico, se les realizaría una ecografía de complemento. Como iniciativa nuestra, a estas pacientes también les examinamos la tiroides con ecografía.
Daniela Pesce
Local time: 20:35
dense breasts
Explanation:
:)

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 1 min (2010-04-25 23:37:22 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Dense breasts can make a mammogram more difficult to interpret.
www.mayoclinic.com/health/mammogram/AN01137 - Cached - SimilarNormal Dense Breast Tissue on a Mammogram
13 Mar 2007 ... Description: Shown are 2 mammograms of normal dense breasts. A dense breast makes a mammographic image difficult to read when and if ...
breastcancer.about.com/.../Normal-Dense-Breast-Tissue.htm - Cached - Similar

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 18 mins (2010-04-25 23:54:25 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Mammogram — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this breast cancer X-ray test. ... Mammogram: Can it find cancer in dense breasts? ...
www.mayoclinic.com/health/mammogram/MY00303 - Cached - Similar

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 30 mins (2010-04-26 00:05:42 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

or: dense breast tissue

Women usually don't know if they have dense breast tissue and the best way to find out is through a digital mammogram, she explained. ...
www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/08/070820104420.htm - Cached - Similar
Selected response from:

David Hollywood
Local time: 22:35
Grading comment
thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
5 +6dense breasts
David Hollywood


  

Answers


1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +6
dense breasts


Explanation:
:)

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 1 min (2010-04-25 23:37:22 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Dense breasts can make a mammogram more difficult to interpret.
www.mayoclinic.com/health/mammogram/AN01137 - Cached - SimilarNormal Dense Breast Tissue on a Mammogram
13 Mar 2007 ... Description: Shown are 2 mammograms of normal dense breasts. A dense breast makes a mammographic image difficult to read when and if ...
breastcancer.about.com/.../Normal-Dense-Breast-Tissue.htm - Cached - Similar

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 18 mins (2010-04-25 23:54:25 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Mammogram — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this breast cancer X-ray test. ... Mammogram: Can it find cancer in dense breasts? ...
www.mayoclinic.com/health/mammogram/MY00303 - Cached - Similar

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 30 mins (2010-04-26 00:05:42 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

or: dense breast tissue

Women usually don't know if they have dense breast tissue and the best way to find out is through a digital mammogram, she explained. ...
www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/08/070820104420.htm - Cached - Similar

David Hollywood
Local time: 22:35
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 310
Grading comment
thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Robert Feuerlein
34 mins

agree  Joseph Tein: mamas = breasts in medical writing.
49 mins

agree  Muriel Vasconcellos
2 hrs

agree  brainfloss
11 hrs

agree  Jorge Arteaga M.D.
13 hrs

agree  raptisi
17 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


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: