Good online medical dictionaries in French and English?
Thread poster: Thierry Heim (X)

Thierry Heim (X)
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May 30, 2002

Could anyone recommend some good online medical dictionaries in French and English?


Sarah Downing  Identity Verified
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Try the links below - Good Luck! May 30, 2002

Under this link you\'ll find a list of them.

This is one that I have personally used - I found it quite good and it is the brainchild of the European Commission.


Tanuki (X)
Japanese to Italian
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See below May 30, 2002

Try here:

Happy hunting,




On 2002-05-30 13:45, frenchie wrote:

Could anyone recommend some good online medical dictionaries in French and English?


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Medical Sites May 30, 2002

Have a look at


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Not medical May 30, 2002

but useful :


Minna Wood MITI (Purring CAT Ltd.) (X)  Identity Verified
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Here are some May 30, 2002 the (GASTROLAB Gastrointestinal Encyclopedia) (The On-line Medical Dictionary by CancerWEB) (MEDLINplus Health Information) (whole website is full of information) (Liver Disease Medical Glossary) (Acronyms by Food and Drug Law Institute) (Hemophilia Encyclopedia) (Indiana Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center)

See also Susana\'s posting

These are just few from so many.....


AZRA AKARTUNA  Identity Verified
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Medical Glossary May 30, 2002

Here is an English one I find pretty useful. Hope it works for you too icon_eek.gif)


Romina Minucci
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the best I ever found May 30, 2002

there are a glossary, an eglish medical dictionary and the multilingual translations.




Rita Damo  Identity Verified
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Some links May 30, 2002


[med.General] - Infertility Glossary ( - ER Glossary ( - Glossary of Assisted Reproductive Terms ( - Reproductive Health Glossary ( - - Glossary of Mountain Rescue Terms ( - Health Care Quality Glossary ( - Trustee Glossary ( - Glossary - Family Planning Glossary ( - Family Planning Glossary ( - Health Care Glossary ( - Glossary for Senior\'s Housing - MDMI Manufacturing Glossary - Glossary of the Foreskin and Circumcision - Endometriosis Glossary - Managed Care Dictionary ( - Managed Care Glossary ( - Managed Care Glossary ( - Glossary of Birth Terms (

[med.Reference] - Medical Glossary ( - BIOME - HealthCentral Encyclopedias - Glossary of Apothecary Terminology - Medical Encyclopaedia ( - Telemedicine Glossary ( - Medical Organizations Acronyms ( - Health & Nutrition Reference ( - GlobalMedic Health Encyclopedia - Medford Record of Decision: Glossary

[med.Deseases] - Pathology Descriptive Terminology - Head lice: Glossary and Terminology - Glossary of Brain Terminology

( - NJ Heart and Vascular Institute Glossary - Glossary of Back Pain Terminology - Glossary of HIV Terminology ( - Multiple Sclerosis Glossary ( - NMDP Glossary ( - Glossary of Brain Chemicals - Heart Attack Glossary ( - Arthritis Glossary ( - Traumatic Brain Injury ( - Mesothelioma Glossary - Glossary - Spine, Shoulder, Pelvis Disorders Glossary ( - - Paget\'s Disease Glossary - Clinical Epidemiology Definitions ( - Parkinson\'s Disease Glossary ( - Biology of the Brain: Glossary - Hearing Help Glossary ( - Diabetes Glossary ( - Plastic Surgery Glossary ( - Plastic Surgery Glossary ( - Cholesterol Management Glossary - Apert Syndrome Glossary - Glossary - Glossary of Spinal Cord Injury Terms ( - Glossary of Foot Care Terms ( - Breast Cancer Glossary ( - Glossary of Cardiovascular Terms ( - Glossary of AIDS Terms ( - Burn Injury Glossary - Oxygen Thearapy Glossary - Splint Therapy Glossary

[med.Therapy] - Herb Library ( - Glossary of Nail Terminology - Radiological Glossary ( - Glossary of Laser Mammography Terms ( - Glossary of Glaucoma Terminology - MedicineCabinet: Natural Health Encyclopaedia - Social Psychology Glossary - Glossary - Glossary of Vision Terms

( - Natural Magic: Glossary ( - Herbal Glossary ( - Herbal Glossary ( - Herbal Glossary ( - Herbal Glossary ( - Herbal Glossary ( - Essential Oil Glossary ( - Aromatherapy Glossary ( - Cataract and Refractive Eye Care Glossary - Dental Glossary ( - Glossary - Physiotherapy Glossary ( - Scuba Diving Medical Glossary ( - Cataract Glossary ( - Generic Psychotherapy Glossary ( - Dental Implant Glossary ( - Glossary of Vision Terms ( - Glossary of Mental Disorders ( - Contact Lens Glossary (

[med.Pharmacology] - People\'s Pharmacy Guide to Top Prescription Drugs - Steroid Encyclopaedia - Glossary of Compliance Terms - Clinical Chemistry Glossary

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Daniela McKeeby
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Some links???? May 31, 2002

I wonder what would you mean by \"many links\" icon_smile.gif
Thank you sooooo much!!!!


José Luis Villanueva-Senchuk (X)  Identity Verified
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May 16th.... May 31, 2002


You may have to browse and see which are the ones you might use but this could help.

It was posted about two week ago in this same section...

Good luck,



Go to the link below and you will see what is described afterwards...

Medical Online Glossaries & Resources

Over 1,060 links to useful & informative medical & health-related web sites in seventeen languages; compiled by André Fairchild, translator & terminologist in Denver, Colorado, USA.

The text of this long web page is MOSTLY in ENGLISH, but many of the links below are to sites in languages other than English. ♠

Glossários e Recursos Médicos Online

Mais de 1.065 Links às páginas médicas em 17 línguas, oferecendo glossários médicos; compilado por André Fairchild, tradutor & intérprete na cidade de Denver, Colorado, EUA. → Há glossários e sites médicos em inglês, espanhol, português, francês, alemão, holandês e 12 outros idiomas. Além disso, ofereço dicionários médicos bilíngues, trilíngues e até com 6 idiomas. Meus dicionários médicos contém já mais de 9.745 verbetes detalhados. As versões em holandês e alemão contêm só 9.500 verbetes. Há uma versão em português da primeira parte desta página, está no endereço

♥ Más de MIL y sesenta enlaces para glosarios médicos en 17 idiomas

Además, ofrezco diccionarios médicos bilingues que contienen 9.660 entradas médicas detalladas con equivalentes en inglés, y español; (o en portugués, holandés francés, y alemán). La creación de un diccionario médico multilingue es una tarea inacabable. Agradezco cualquier corrección, añadido o glosario que me envíen por correo electrónico.

Glossaires, dictionnaires et ressources médicaux en ligne en 17 langues

Ici je vous offre ma page avec 1.060 liens médicaux aux glossaires médicaux en ligne, bourrés de renseignements. Il y a environ 495 liens en anglais, 212 en espagnol, 54 en portugais, 141 en français, 47 en allemand, 41 en hollandais, et des dizaines de lexiques en autres langues ou bien multilingues. J\'ai colligé ces informations sur ces glossaires médicaux ici, sur une longue page Web de liens médicaux. Cette liste n\'est supervisée par aucun médecin.

This page is devoted to the free dissemination of medical information via extensive listings of (and LINKS to) monolingual, bilingual and multilingual web sites offering medical dictionaries, glossaries, and many other medical resources. Your feedback is welcome. Please advise me of any dead links you might find.

Click here to go up one level to

→ The page ÿöü are now looking at ♥ is

↓ table of contents, English section ↓ . . . ↓ la table des matières, partie anglaise ↓


Contents of this Web Page . . . O Conteúdo desta página . . . la table des matières . . . la tabla de materias

Part 1. Links to medical web sites & resources IN ENGLISH - - (494links e recursos médicos em inglês)

A. AIDS/HIV/Sexuality, Fertility & Prostate: Glossaries & info sites 12 links

B. Allergy, Asthma, food intolerance and Immunology sites/glossaries 7 links

C. Cancer, Oncology, & Leukemia sites, glossaries etc. 26 links

D. Dental & Orthodontic Information & Glossaries . 7 links

E. Diabetes glossaries & web sites in English 14 links

F. eMedicine: Instant access to the minds of medicine. 18 links

G. Gastro-Enterology, Digestive System, Nutrition, Food Safety & Eating Disorders 15 links

H. Genetics & Genome glossaries & web sites 26 links

I. Heart/Lungs pulmonary, cardiology glossaries & Information 21 links

J. Managed Care, HMO, health insurance, Medicare and Healthcare industry 11 links

K. Musculo-Skeletal Systems, Osteoporosis and Anatomy glossaries 36 links

L. Natural, Homeopathy, Holistic & alternative medicine, Herbs 14 links

M. Neuroscience/Neurology; cerebral, cerebro-spinal, central nervous system, neuromuscular 40 links

N. Ophthalmology, Optical, Vision, Eyes, Ocular Sites & glossaries 9 links

O. Pharmaceutical, Chemistry & Drug-related glossaries 30 links

P. Psychology, Psychiatry, and Mental Health info sites 13 links

Q. Rheumatology, Arthritis, and Osteoarthritis sites 3 links

R. Trauma, traumatology, & Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder 4 links

S. Miscellaneous Medical online Glossaries & Dictionaries 124 links

T. Directories & Links to other Medical Sites & Glossaries 45 links

U. PRINTED Medical Dictionaries for sale in Bookstores or online - 11 publications listed in four languages

V. Miscellaneous medical online info pages, Medical Search engines & web sites with no glossary or dictionary 27 links

( ↓ table of contents, other languages ↓ . . . ( ↓ lista do conteúdo, outros idiomas ↓

Part 4. Links to medical web sites & glossaries in French: (140 liens en français)

A. French Sites with medical glossaries. Lexiques, Glossaires et dictionnaires liens

B. Dictionnaires spécialisés médicaux de Harcourt liens

C. French medical pages with information, but no glossary. Sites intéressants mais sans glossaires 26 liens

D. réservé

Part 5. Links to medical web sites / glossaries in German (45 links auf Deutsch)

- A. German & English (21 links)

- B. German Language only (31 links)

Part 6. Trilingual and Multilingual medical sites & glossaries (42 links)

Part 7. Dutch / Nederlands; Dutch language medical sites and glossaries. (42 links in het Nederlands)

Part 13. Web pages, Links, medical dictictionary subsets and glossaries by me, André Fairchild (9 links)

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