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English translation: phthisiologists

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13:27 Aug 11, 2006
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical (general)
French term or phrase: phtisiologues
qui doit assurer de tests pour le dépistage du HIV aux structures périphériques de phtisiologues
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:36
English translation:phthisiologists
According to Stedman's, it's an obsolete term to denote a specialist in tuberculosis.

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Debbie Tacium Ladry
Local time: 22:36
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thanks Debbie
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4 +5phthisiologists
Debbie Tacium Ladry



13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5

According to Stedman's, it's an obsolete term to denote a specialist in tuberculosis.

Debbie Tacium Ladry
Local time: 22:36
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 256
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thanks Debbie
Notes to answerer
Asker: thanks. The text is about tuberculosis patients, with HIV

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Angie Garbarino
4 mins
  -> thank you angioletta :-)

agree  Angela Dickson: not surprised it's obsolete - how do you pronounce it?
24 mins
  -> thank you Angela - sounds like someone spitting, I guess ;-)

agree  avsie
54 mins
  -> thank you Marie-Claude :-)

agree  Rachel Fell: T.B. specialists, I'd say, though\:-)
1 hr
  -> thank you Rachel - I'd say so too, in French as well

agree  gad
7 days
  -> thank you gad :-)
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