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lealet pitting

Italian translation: irregolarità/ruvidità/ispessimento dei lembi

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English term or phrase:leaflet pitting
Italian translation:irregolarità/ruvidità/ispessimento dei lembi
Entered by: Francesco Badolato
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23:58 Aug 9, 2010
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Cardiology / Mechanical heart valves,
English term or phrase: lealet pitting
A defect in a mechanical heart valve:

"Prosthetic valve dysfunction is defined as any change in valve performance which results from intrinsic or extrinsic abnormalities that cause stenosis or regurgitation. Prosthetic valve dysfunction can be classified as structural deterioration, nonstructural dysfunction, or paravalvular leak.
a. Structural Valve Deterioration
Structural valve deterioration is any change in function of the prosthesis which results from an intrinsic abnormality that causes stenosis or regurgitation. The diagnosis should be based on an examination of the explanted or damaged valve. Examples include excessive wear, leaflet escape, leaflet fracture, housing crack, leaflet pitting, or sewing ring deterioration. Excluded from this category is structural deterioration which results from endocarditis, paravalvular leak, and thrombosis."
Francesco D'Arcangeli
Italy
Local time: 19:59
irregolarità/ruvidità/ispessimento dei lembi
Explanation:
La mia proposta.
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Francesco Badolato
Italy
Local time: 19:59
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Grazie!
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3 +1irregolarità/ruvidità/ispessimento dei lembi
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leaflet pitting
irregolarità/ruvidità/ispessimento dei lembi


Explanation:
La mia proposta.

Francesco Badolato
Italy
Local time: 19:59
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 51
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Grazie!

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agree  darwilliam: I would go with something kind of like this too
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Aug 13, 2010 - Changes made by Francesco Badolato:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/43526">Francesco D'Arcangeli's</a> old entry - "lealet pitting" » "irregolarità/ruvidità/ispessimento dei lembi"


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