à orifice reculé

English translation: [atraumatic tip] with lateral hole

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French term or phrase:à orifice reculé
English translation:[atraumatic tip] with lateral hole
Entered by: Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.

07:24 Feb 23, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: à orifice reculé
Pointe crayon : bout mousse Pointe crayon : bout mousse à orifice reculé .

Concerns needles used in spinal anaesthesia. Haven't got a clue with à orifice reculé.
Derek Johnson
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:07
[atraumatic tip] with lateral hole
Explanation:
the lateral hole is located away from the tip of the needle (this is the "orifice reculé". One could also use "side-opening".

These needle are non-cutting (no bevel tip). This is the reference to the foam tip. Haven't seen it translated as such. Must be the reference to "atraumatic tip" in the literature.

Multi-Purpose Atraumatic Double-Hole Pencil-Point Needle. Atraumatic tip: Separates fibers instead of cutting it.

side-opening of pencil-point spinal needles

SEE:
The use of pencil point spinal needles is associated with a lower incidence of postdural puncture headache (PDPH) than with Quincke-tip needles of comparable sizes (1, 2). Gertie Marx needle is a new pencil point spinal needle that has a special design.


Slotted Needle:
The 20 gauge needle is modified to include a slotted opening measuring 2.2 mm in length, located approximately 3 mm from the tip of the needle. T

DOUBLE-HOLE PENCIL-POINT SPINAL NEEDLE

non-cutting needle
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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 04:07
Grading comment
Brilliant! Thanks very much for your detailed answer. (I was going to use foam tip so I ended up getting 2 answers from 1 question)
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na[atraumatic tip] with lateral hole
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
nabackward (placed) opening
Madeleine van Zanten


  

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backward (placed) opening


Explanation:
You really should see a picture, a needle with an opening that is placed backward seems a bit hard to imagine...

Madeleine van Zanten
Switzerland
Local time: 04:07
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 65
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[atraumatic tip] with lateral hole


Explanation:
the lateral hole is located away from the tip of the needle (this is the "orifice reculé". One could also use "side-opening".

These needle are non-cutting (no bevel tip). This is the reference to the foam tip. Haven't seen it translated as such. Must be the reference to "atraumatic tip" in the literature.

Multi-Purpose Atraumatic Double-Hole Pencil-Point Needle. Atraumatic tip: Separates fibers instead of cutting it.

side-opening of pencil-point spinal needles

SEE:
The use of pencil point spinal needles is associated with a lower incidence of postdural puncture headache (PDPH) than with Quincke-tip needles of comparable sizes (1, 2). Gertie Marx needle is a new pencil point spinal needle that has a special design.


Slotted Needle:
The 20 gauge needle is modified to include a slotted opening measuring 2.2 mm in length, located approximately 3 mm from the tip of the needle. T

DOUBLE-HOLE PENCIL-POINT SPINAL NEEDLE

non-cutting needle



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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 04:07
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 187
Grading comment
Brilliant! Thanks very much for your detailed answer. (I was going to use foam tip so I ended up getting 2 answers from 1 question)
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