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This lady, whose primary problem is enphysema, was found to have a crush of T8

Spanish translation: aplastamiento de T8

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English term or phrase:crush of T8
Spanish translation:aplastamiento de T8
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03:37 Sep 5, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: This lady, whose primary problem is enphysema, was found to have a crush of T8
Medical notes:

When they say T8, are they talking about a rib? Or could they mean TB, instead of T8? In which case, how do I translate crush?
Belen San Antonio
France
Local time: 02:55
Se halló que esta señora, cuyo problema principal era un enfisema, sufría de un aplastamiento de ...
Explanation:
"T8" is one of the spinal vertabra. See link below. Thus, you can translate "crush" using its common meaning: aplastar.

Se halló que esta señora, cuyo problema principal era un enfisema, sufría de un aplastamiento de la (vértebra) T8.
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Boudewijn van Milligen
Local time: 02:55
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Muchas gracias. A ver si termino esto ya!
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Summary of answers provided
na +3Se halló que esta señora, cuyo problema principal era un enfisema, sufría de un aplastamiento de ...Boudewijn van Milligen
na +1fractura T8
Imanol Martinez
naT8
Virgilio Chavez-De la Torre
nacrush = rajadura
Baruch Avidar
nareferences
Patricia Lutteral


  

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1 hr peer agreement (net): +1
fractura T8


Explanation:
Efectivamente T8 hace referencia a la posición de la costilla. El término para crush sería fractura.

Imanol Martinez
Local time: 02:55
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 172

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  olv10siq
6 hrs
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1 hr peer agreement (net): +3
Se halló que esta señora, cuyo problema principal era un enfisema, sufría de un aplastamiento de ...


Explanation:
"T8" is one of the spinal vertabra. See link below. Thus, you can translate "crush" using its common meaning: aplastar.

Se halló que esta señora, cuyo problema principal era un enfisema, sufría de un aplastamiento de la (vértebra) T8.


    Reference: http://neuro-www.mgh.harvard.edu/forum_2/SpinalCordInjuryF/1...
Boudewijn van Milligen
Local time: 02:55
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 156
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Muchas gracias. A ver si termino esto ya!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Patricia Lutteral
2 hrs

agree  Lafuente
2 hrs

agree  Chave: Aplastamiento es el termino mas usado para describir esta lesión del cuerpo vertebral de T8
9 hrs
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1 hr
crush = rajadura


Explanation:
This lady, whose primary problem is enphysema, was found to have a crush of T8 =
Esta senora, cuyo problema primordial es enfisema, se la encontro con una rajadura en la(costilla)T8

I am not absolutely sure but that is my best interpretation of the given context.

Good luck!



    Reference: http://babylon.com
Baruch Avidar
Israel
Local time: 03:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 298
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3 hrs
references


Explanation:
Just to back up Boudewijn's answer:

sufrió heridas y fracturas en extremidades y secciones medulares a la altura de T3-T4 y T8;
http://www.galenico.com/publicaciones/gastroenterologia/marz...

presentaban destrucción parcial del cuerpo vertebral(20) nivel afectado T8 a T12
www.medigraphic.com/pdfs/circir/cc-2000/cc003d.pdf

Ejemplo:
¿Qué vértebra tiene carillas costales completas?
A)- T12.
B)- C7.
C)- T2.
D)- T8.
http://www.med-ab.uclm.es/alumno/evaluacion/evaluacion.htm

The T8 vertebra and the bone marrow were biopsied and showed a morphologic pattern characteristic of mast cell disease
http://www.arrs.org/eajr/caseofweek/musculo/musculo98/cow97_...


Thoracic Vertebrae

Vertebral Bodies

T2-T8 are 'typical'

body - A-P diameter about = transverse diameter
http://www.uq.edu.au/~anvkippe/pt811/lumbbone.html

Regards,

Patricia

Patricia Lutteral
Argentina
Local time: 22:55
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 1564
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4 hrs
T8


Explanation:
T8 se refiere a la octava vértebra torácica (no a la costilla). Otras regiones vertebrales son las cervicales y las lumbares.

Espero ser de ayuda. Suerte.


    Native Spanish speaker
Virgilio Chavez-De la Torre
PRO pts in pair: 323
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