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14:15 Feb 3, 2000
English to German translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: skin resurfacing
This term is used in conjunction with the treatment of wrinkles, furrows, and rhytids which is accomplished by removing the epidermis and is used to describe a surgical instrument as well as the dermatological treatment.
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Summary of answers provided
na +1Hauterneuerung
Iris Seifert
na +1Hautglättung
Dietrich Meyer-Beeck
naHautoberflächenbehandlungxxxG_Edition
naHautwiederherstellung
Veniamin Kostitsin-Tétérin


  

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9 hrs
Hautwiederherstellung


Explanation:
there might be a similar term, however Hautwiederherstellung is widely used in : Unfallchirurgie, Plastische Chirurgie

Veniamin Kostitsin-Tétérin
Local time: 20:01
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
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17 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Hautglättung


Explanation:
This term is appropriate in order to describe a procedure which serves to smoothen the epidermis, e.g. in case of wrinkles, furrows, etc. Another alternative is "Faltenglättung".

Dietrich Meyer-Beeck
Spain
Local time: 20:01
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Eckhard Boehle: oder "Hautverjüngung"
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Hauterneuerung


Explanation:
To me this would come closer to the context the term is used in (cosmetical skin treatment, as I presume). This German term incorporates also the actual removing of skin, not only the smoothing of wrinkles.

Iris Seifert
Local time: 11:01
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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agree  Eckhard Boehle: oder "Hautverjüngung"
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12 days
Hautoberflächenbehandlung


Explanation:
dermatological treatment regarding the surface (top layers) of the skin

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