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distance point d'inversion de pression-ailes du nez

English translation: distance from the alar process of the nose to the point of inversion

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French term or phrase:distance point d'inversion de pression-ailes du nez
English translation:distance from the alar process of the nose to the point of inversion
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10:02 May 3, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: distance point d'inversion de pression-ailes du nez
Sorry for the lack of context last time. Here is the sentence I'm working on:
Manometrie
La manometrie sera realisee avant la pH-metrie. Les donnees suivantes seront recueillies:
-distance point d'inversion-ailes du nez
etc
etc
apancake
United States
Local time: 04:51
nose-to-probe distance
Explanation:
From the context, it is a description oinvstigations for gastric reflux. The parameter mentioned here is the distance from the alar process of the nose to the point of inversion which is the end of the probe whether it is a pH meter or mannometry.
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Henry Liu
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I can't thank you enough! But here's trying - THANKS!

Amy Pancake
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Summary of answers provided
nanot an answer but a comment
Saskia
nanose-to-probe distanceHenry Liu
nadistance (to) point of inversion - nostrils
Saskia


  

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9 hrs
distance (to) point of inversion - nostrils


Explanation:
literally, might they mean where the nostrils "go in"?

if you are still stuck and not in a great hurry, either ask a bi-lingual hospital, or I could do so here (Canada)

saskiaz@hotmail.com

maybe I am way off track


Saskia
Local time: 03:51
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18 hrs
nose-to-probe distance


Explanation:
From the context, it is a description oinvstigations for gastric reflux. The parameter mentioned here is the distance from the alar process of the nose to the point of inversion which is the end of the probe whether it is a pH meter or mannometry.


    New Zealand doctor working in Toulouse CHU
Henry Liu
PRO pts in pair: 89
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I can't thank you enough! But here's trying - THANKS!

Amy Pancake
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1 day 29 mins
not an answer but a comment


Explanation:
I am not a doctor nor a french speaker, but sometimes an attempt by someone who has not become "word blind" by staring at a problem too long can help open a new avenue, I know my answer was not a real answer

Saskia
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Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in EnglishEnglish
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