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congested cough

Italian translation: tosse produttiva/grassa/catarrosa

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English term or phrase:congested cough
Italian translation:tosse produttiva/grassa/catarrosa
Entered by: paolamonaco
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04:57 May 20, 2005
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
English term or phrase: congested cough
il testo dice: assumere il preparato in caso di "congested, wet cough producing a rattling noise in the chest".

Grazie
paolamonaco
Italy
Local time: 04:40
tosse produttiva
Explanation:
si intende la tosse con espettorato, opposta alla tosse secca, che si tratta con farmaci espettoranti e mucolitici
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marina callegari
Local time: 10:40
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grazie Marina, e grazie anche ai suggerimenti degli "agree".
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +4tosse produttiva
marina callegari


  

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9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
tosse produttiva


Explanation:
si intende la tosse con espettorato, opposta alla tosse secca, che si tratta con farmaci espettoranti e mucolitici

marina callegari
Local time: 10:40
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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grazie Marina, e grazie anche ai suggerimenti degli "agree".

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gilberto Lacchia: Se però il testo è diretto ai pazienti non è un termine facilmente comprensibile. A seconda del contesto considererei anche il più popolare "tosse grassa"
9 mins
  -> agree!

agree  Giuliana Criscuolo-Bruce
4 hrs

agree  luskie: forse anche catarrosa? (ma che schif! :)
7 hrs

agree  Valeria Ricciardi: sì, anche io direi tosse grassa se il contesto è x "profani"!
8 hrs
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