Express glands

Spanish translation: exprimir las glándulas

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English term or phrase:Express glands
Spanish translation:exprimir las glándulas
Entered by: Teresita Garcia Ruy Sanchez

23:37 Dec 27, 2010
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Ophthalmology
English term or phrase: Express glands
Scan lids for signs and symptoms. Express glands.

The only times I found express used in a like context was in "express breast milk" which was translated as "extraer la leche materna" but I don't think in this context "extraer" is a good option.
Teresita Garcia Ruy Sanchez
Mexico
Local time: 08:58
exprimir las glándulas
Explanation:
Exprimir en vez de presionar.
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Maria Gisella Gamez
Argentina
Local time: 12:58
Grading comment
Mil gracias por sus sugerencias y ayuda.
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5 +2exprimir las glándulas
Maria Gisella Gamez
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express
María Eugenia Wachtendorff

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express glands
exprimir las glándulas


Explanation:
Exprimir en vez de presionar.


    Reference: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/spanish/ency/article/0016...
Maria Gisella Gamez
Argentina
Local time: 12:58
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Mil gracias por sus sugerencias y ayuda.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Aquamarine76
5 hrs
  -> Gracias Beatriz! :-)

agree  Marisol Sahagun
15 hrs
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31 mins
Reference: express

Reference information:
¿No podrá ser "presione las glándulas" (lagrimales, si los oftalmólogos hacen esto)

verb
To press or squeeze out.

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Note added at 1 day2 hrs (2010-12-29 02:20:56 GMT) Post-grading
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Encantada de ayudar a resolver el puzzle, Teresita :D
¡FELIZ AÑO!


    Reference: http://medical.yourdictionary.com/express
María Eugenia Wachtendorff
Chile
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 68
Note to reference poster
Asker: ¡Mil gracias Eugenia! Tu sugerencia fue de gran ayuda.

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