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English translation: technetium activity/decay curve

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German term or phrase:Technetium Umsatz
English translation:technetium activity/decay curve
Entered by: Johanna Timm, PhD
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10:17 Jan 18, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: Technetium Umsatz
From a medical report dealing with thyroid gland issues:


"Nach i.v. Injektion...wurden ein Szinitigram der Halsregion an einer hochauflösenden Gammakamera angefertigt und der Technetium Umsatz als Äquivalent der thyroedalen Jodid-Clearance quantifiziert."

Any help very much appreciated.
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 12:04
technetium decay
Explanation:
(the technetium activity [curve] as observed in the scintigram, the result of its radiological and biological decay)

Umsatzkurve (Aktivitätskurve) radiological and biological decay curve
W. Bunjes, W. der Medizin u. Pharmazeutik ISBN 3-13-370503-2

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Tom Funke
Local time: 15:04
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A big thanks to everyone. I decided to give the points to Tom because of the reference to the Umsatzkurve, which explains some other issues I had with my text. Thanks to ruebaer for the common-sense explanation and to uel for the research!! Wish I could each of you give some points
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2 hrs
technetium turnout


Explanation:
Bei einem Szintigramm der Schilddrüse wird eine radioaktive Substanz injiziert (hier Technetium) und dann die Funktion der Schilddrüse danach beurteilt, in welchem Maße sie die Substanz in ihrem Stoffwechsel umsetzt (erhöhter oder niedrigerer Umsatz in Teilen des S.gewebes deuten auf bestimmte Erkrankungen hin, z.B. Adenom oder Kropf)

hoffe, ich habe mich verstehbaer ausgedrückt.

viel Glück!


    Pschyrembel; Wahrig; Collins
ruebaer
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2 hrs
technetium decay


Explanation:
(the technetium activity [curve] as observed in the scintigram, the result of its radiological and biological decay)

Umsatzkurve (Aktivitätskurve) radiological and biological decay curve
W. Bunjes, W. der Medizin u. Pharmazeutik ISBN 3-13-370503-2




    see above
Tom Funke
Local time: 15:04
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Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 54
Grading comment
A big thanks to everyone. I decided to give the points to Tom because of the reference to the Umsatzkurve, which explains some other issues I had with my text. Thanks to ruebaer for the common-sense explanation and to uel for the research!! Wish I could each of you give some points
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2 hrs
Technetium turnover


Explanation:
Copyright ©1999 Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co. KG

Technetium (gr. tecnhto´V künstlich) n: chem. Element, Symbol Tc, OZ 43, rel. Atommasse 98,9; zur Mangangruppe gehörendes 4-, 6- u. 7wertiges, künstlich erzeugtes Metall; biol. Halbwertzeit* in einzelnen Organen (z. B. Leber) bis zu 30 Tage, bezogen auf den ganzen Körper ca. 1 Tag.

(deutsch) Technetium
(englisch) technetium
[Pschyrembel, Klinisch-Therapeutisches Wörterbuch]

Umsatz - turnover (biochem.), metabolic rate (physiol.)
[Reuter, Medizin]

See also
Technetium absorption and turnover in monogastric and polygastric animals. Health Physics 57: 315-319. ...
www.esd.ornl.gov/people/garten/pubs.html



Ulrike Lieder
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