STD (stands for Skin Test Dose)

Spanish translation: enfermedades de transmision sexual

11:07 May 31, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: STD (stands for Skin Test Dose)
Diagnosis and treatment of STDs if medically indication, I need help with the term STD only, thanks a lot!
ACTranslations
Spanish translation:enfermedades de transmision sexual
Explanation:
STD stands, according to your context, for Sexually Transmitted Diseases; I do not think the other explanation is correct.
Good luck.
Mar
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Summary of answers provided
naBeware: STD in medical terminology means...Sexually Transmited Diseases
ami4150
nasexually transmitted disease(s)
Rosemary Schmid
naDosis de prueba cutánea
Jesús Paredes
naETS, enfermedades de transmisión sexual
Patricia Lutteral
naenfermedades de transmision sexual
Agua


  

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57 mins
enfermedades de transmision sexual


Explanation:
STD stands, according to your context, for Sexually Transmitted Diseases; I do not think the other explanation is correct.
Good luck.
Mar

Agua
Spain
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 131
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thanks! I choose this answer because it was the first one to come
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1 hr
ETS, enfermedades de transmisión sexual


Explanation:
Coincido con el colega, la otra explicación parece incorrecta.
Suerte
(Diccionario de Ciencias Médicas, Stedman)

Patricia Lutteral
Argentina
Local time: 13:08
Native speaker of: Spanish
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1 hr
Dosis de prueba cutánea


Explanation:
STD: Skin test dose: Dosis de prueba cutánea.

Diccionario Enciclópedico de Términos Médicos University. Editiorial Interamericana.

Jesús Paredes
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9 hrs
sexually transmitted disease(s)


Explanation:
Within the context you have provided, it seems to me that this abbreviation refers to sexually transmitted diseases. In the USA, STD is used to include all diseases that are commonly passed from one person to another through sexual intercourse or similar physical activity.

Rosemary Schmid
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10 hrs
Beware: STD in medical terminology means...Sexually Transmited Diseases


Explanation:
I would suggest not to create a "new" used acronym. It may just confused people. You can explain this to your cliente requesting this job.



ami4150
United States
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