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le tiers moyen de l'oesophage

English translation: middle third of the esophagus

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01:29 Jul 24, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: le tiers moyen de l'oesophage
...est le plus souvent atteint
Francesca
English translation:middle third of the esophagus
Explanation:
The esophagus is divided in:
upper third
middle third
lower third.
See, for example, the URL below, for the expression °middle third of the esophagus°
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Laura Gentili
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nasee belowTelesforo Fernandez
na((seconding Laura G.'s suggestion))Heathcliff
namiddle third of the esophagus
Laura Gentili
naThird half of the ......Telesforo Fernandez


  

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27 mins
Third half of the ......


Explanation:
see the reference :

MISE EN EVIDENCE D'UN DISCRET
EPAISSISSEMENT DE LA PAROI OESOPHAGIENNE DANS LE TIERS MOYEN DE L'OESOPHAGE A LA
HAUTEUR DE L'ARC AORTIQUE. DANS LE VOISINAGE DE L'OESOPHAGE SITUE DANS LA REGION
ANTERIEURE

Telesforo Fernandez
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42 mins
middle third of the esophagus


Explanation:
The esophagus is divided in:
upper third
middle third
lower third.
See, for example, the URL below, for the expression °middle third of the esophagus°


    Reference: http://www.ncrirl.org/ICDO2site.htm
Laura Gentili
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51 mins
((seconding Laura G.'s suggestion))


Explanation:
"le tiers moyen de l'oesophage est le plus souvent atteint..." = "The middle third of the esophagus is the area most often affected..."

Heathcliff
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1 hr
see below


Explanation:
laura G and Heathcliff are absolutely correct. I was tricked by the wording.

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