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motte de beurre (poignet)

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10:29 Oct 15, 2004
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French to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
French term or phrase: motte de beurre (poignet)
This is a description of a wrist injury in a medical report: "effondrement anterieure en motte de beurre"
Krys Williams
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:35


Summary of answers provided
5lump of butter(wrist)
anar2004


  

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lump of butter(wrist)


Explanation:
The wrist injury looks like a lump of butter

anar2004
Local time: 08:35
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: French
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Sorry, I needed a proper clinical term. I have found a reference to this possibly being a buckle fracture, although that is an injury of infancy and this particular report concerns a pensioner.
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Comment: Sorry, I needed a proper clinical term. I have found a reference to this possibly being a buckle fracture, although that is an injury of infancy and this particular report concerns a pensioner.




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