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English translation: signs of blockage/obstruction

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00:05 Feb 20, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Dutch term or phrase: stuwingstekens
Medisch rapport hartpatiënt
Klinisch onderzoek:
Bloeddruk: 130/70
+++Aanwezige stuwingstekens+++
Cor: normale harttonen
Longausculatie:...
Abdomen:...
Oedemen:...
Perifere pulsaties:...

Anyone? Thanks!
Kathleen Ferny
Belgium
Local time: 16:26
English translation:signs of blockage/obstruction
Explanation:
stew = dam, barricade (verb)
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Ken Cox
Local time: 16:26
Grading comment
Thanks. Of course I looked in Van Dale myself, just never made the right association :-).
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Summary of answers provided
nasigns of damming upxxxHenri
nasign of narrowing af arteries
Sven Petersson
nasigns of circulatory impairment
Christopher Smith
naoops!Ken Cox
nasigns of blockage/obstructionKen Cox


  

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2 hrs
signs of blockage/obstruction


Explanation:
stew = dam, barricade (verb)


    van Dale N>E Woordenboek
Ken Cox
Local time: 16:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1385
Grading comment
Thanks. Of course I looked in Van Dale myself, just never made the right association :-).

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Sven Petersson
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2 hrs
oops!


Explanation:
that should be 'stuw' as a noun, or 'stuwen' as a verb


    van Dale N>E Woordenboek
Ken Cox
Local time: 16:26
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3 hrs
signs of circulatory impairment


Explanation:
'Stuwing': blockage, damming up

Judging from the list of symptoms, I would assume that the blockage is of the blood circulation.


    Van Dale groot woordenboek N-E
    Some knowledge of anatomy and physiology as ex-podiatrist.
Christopher Smith
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 312

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Sven Petersson
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4 hrs
sign of narrowing af arteries


Explanation:
130/70 certainly is a sign of narrowing of arteries, BUT not a sure sign of a blockage.


    7 years as product manager cardiovascular diagnostic equipment.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 16:26
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 346

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Christopher Smith
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2 days 11 hrs
signs of damming up


Explanation:
de stuwing =
[belemmering van de afvloeiing van een vloeistof] damming (up)


    van Dale Groot Woordenboek Nederlands-Engels
xxxHenri
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PRO pts in pair: 65
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