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French to English Medical: Cardiology Translation Glossary

French term English translation
décès d'origine? cause of death
"aspect en carafe" "water bottle silhouette" of pericardial effusion
"tronc commun" main coronary artery
% de racourcissement % shortening fraction (SF)
Entered by: Diane de Cicco
'OG - oreillete gauche left atrium
Entered by: liz askew
(oreillette gauche) FR regurgitant fraction [also: fractional shortening/shortening fraction]
*appel d'offre* call for tenders
...avec modification en mode DDD ...with modification of the DDD pacing mode
Entered by: Bertrand Leduc
1 cp de Plavix 1 tablet of Plavix
1 cure de CIV CIV = Communication Interventriculaire = Ventricular septal defect
1,4 pour mille 1.4 per thousand or 0.14% solution
40 cm de la MA 40 cm from the anal margin (AM)
Entered by: Bertrand Leduc
a/c complete arrhythmia
Entered by: liz askew
ablation du redon à J+1 drain removed 24 hours postoperatively
absence de dépendance des sondes d\'entrainement électrosystolique no dependency on electrosysolic pacing catheter
Entered by: liz askew
AC/FA ACFA chronic atrial fibrillation
accès de palpitations (episode) of palpitations
accident event
ACFA persistent atrial fibrillation
ACT percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (usually PTCA)
ACT (ADBD) Point-of-care testing activated clotting time
adiastolie débutante early diastolic heart failure//cardiac tamponade
ailette leaflet
Entered by: Lamprini Kosma
aire de référence reference lumen area
Entered by: liz askew
AIT TIA
Entered by: Gayle Wallimann
Am-Ap PVF-AR
AMIG-IVA Left Internal Mammary Artery (LIMA), Anterior Interventricular (artery) IVA, or LAD Left Anterior Descending artery
AMIO Amiodarone
amorçage gauche, en terme de débit cardiaque, left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF), cardiac output
anastomose en palette cobra-head/spatulated anastomosis
Entered by: Gwynneth George
anastomose prothéto-prothétique latéro-terminale end-to-side prostheto-prosthetic anastomosis
Entered by: liz askew
Anévrisme de la crosse aortic arch aneurysm
anevrisme de la racine aortique aortic root aneurysm
angio-coronarographique coronary angiogram
angioplastie coronaire coronary angioplasty
Entered by: Austra Muizniece
angioplastie en foulée follow-on/ad hoc angioplasty/PCI
Angioscan TAP: axe aorto ilio femoraux calcifiés CAP scan: calcified femoral-iliac-aortic axis
Entered by: Bertrand Leduc
antérieur étendu Widespread anterior (T wave inversion)
Entered by: Gwynneth George
anticoagulation curative curative anticoagulation
Entered by: liz askew
aorto sas sigmoidienne ascending aortography
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