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Schielhäkchen

English translation: muscle hook

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German term or phrase:Schielhäkchen
English translation:muscle hook
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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08:26 Nov 13, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Instruments
German term or phrase: Schielhäkchen
In an operation (sequestrectomy, clearing of intervertebral space, decompression of nerve root, etc) this tool is used:
Es lassen sich abschließend mit dem Schielhäkchen mehrere weitere Sequester mobilisieren. What would it be called in English?
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 19:00
muscle hook
Explanation:
I looked under squint hook on Google and found a site that lists it as equal to muscle hook. Hope this helps.
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 12:00
Grading comment
Thank you!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1muscle hook
Kim Metzger


  

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13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
muscle hook


Explanation:
I looked under squint hook on Google and found a site that lists it as equal to muscle hook. Hope this helps.


    Reference: http://www.katena.com/html/index_search_results.cfm?EntryID=...
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 12:00
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 48
Grading comment
Thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Johanna Timm, PhD: That's indeed what it's called. confirmed by Nöhring, FWB Medizin
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