Fingerling

English translation: finger cot OR cot

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German term or phrase:Fingerling
English translation:finger cot OR cot
Entered by: Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.

05:13 Feb 25, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: Fingerling
Initial examination of a patient with severe abdominal pain - Bei der rektalen Untersuchung Stuhl am Fingerling, kein Hinweis auf Neoplasie.
finger cot OR cot
Explanation:
finger guard / finger stall
- seem to be used specifically in the field of industrial safety (to protect against injuries)

/ finger cot /
is used in the fields of medicine (and electronics)
- kind of sheath protecting fingers (usually latex)

SEE:
The occult blood test can be satisfactorily performed on fecal material obtained with finger cot or rectal glove. This valuable procedure should never be overlooked.

... the coccyx adjustment is performed with the use of a disposable finger cot or rubber glove;

... a latex glove or finger cot (can be found near bandaids in the pharmacy)

Finger cot :
A protective covering for the finger (medical dictionary).

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nafinger cot OR cot
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
nafinger-stall
Vesna Zivcic


  

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finger-stall


Explanation:
Meine Suche in EuroDicAut (für Medizin) ergab das Folgende:

German Term Fingerling [1];
Fingerschuetzer [2];
Fingerschutz [3]

English Term finger-stall [1];
fingerstall [2];
finger-guard [2];
finger guard [3];
finger cot [4];
cot [5]

Ich hoffe, es hilft bei Ihrer Entscheidung.


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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 04:15
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571
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finger cot OR cot


Explanation:
finger guard / finger stall
- seem to be used specifically in the field of industrial safety (to protect against injuries)

/ finger cot /
is used in the fields of medicine (and electronics)
- kind of sheath protecting fingers (usually latex)

SEE:
The occult blood test can be satisfactorily performed on fecal material obtained with finger cot or rectal glove. This valuable procedure should never be overlooked.

... the coccyx adjustment is performed with the use of a disposable finger cot or rubber glove;

... a latex glove or finger cot (can be found near bandaids in the pharmacy)

Finger cot :
A protective covering for the finger (medical dictionary).




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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 04:15
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 126
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