Blood tests

Spanish translation: análisis de sangre

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English term or phrase:blood test
Spanish translation:análisis de sangre
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00:56 Aug 31, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: Blood tests
Before you start treatment, you will have a complete physical exam and undergo diagnostic tests that include X-rays and blood tests (about 4-5 tablespoonfuls)...
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dany2303
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análisis de sangre
Explanation:
así se dice en España
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Alfonso Femenia
Local time: 04:29
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na +7análisis de sangre
Alfonso Femenia
naExamenes de sangre
Dito
naprueba sanguínea / análisis de sangre
Carmen Cuervo-Arango


  

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análisis de sangre


Explanation:
así se dice en España

Alfonso Femenia
Local time: 04:29
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in CatalanCatalan
PRO pts in pair: 115
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alhambra
28 mins

agree  Sarah Brenchley
31 mins

agree  TransMark
33 mins

agree  aabs: Tambi'en se dice así en Argentina
42 mins

agree  Imanol Martinez
45 mins

agree  xxxxxxleliadour
47 mins

agree  Barbara Thomas: También decimos analítica de sangre o analítica a secas
1 hr
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prueba sanguínea / análisis de sangre


Explanation:
La verdad es que coincido con mis colegas en que el término que usamos es "análisis de sangre". Sin embargo, en el diccionario Mosby de ciencias médicas aparece la traducción de "Prueba sanguínea", definiéndola como: cualquier prueba que determina algún parámetro sobre las características o propiedades de la sangre.
Las siguientes entradas son "prueba serológica" (con suero), "prueba subcutánea o intradérmica", "pruebas cruzadas sanguíneas"... Lo cual me indica que podría no ser un mero calco del inglés, sino un término utilizado a nivel médico.


    Diccionario Mosby de medicina y ciencias de la salud
Carmen Cuervo-Arango
Spain
Local time: 04:29
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 420
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2 hrs
Examenes de sangre


Explanation:
This is the expression used in Central America. Analisis de sangre is possible, although more posh and occassionally used in private clinics

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Dito
Local time: 03:29
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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