KudoZ home » German to English » Medical

Giemen

English translation: sibilant ronchi

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:Giemen
English translation:sibilant ronchi
Entered by: Dawn Montague
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

14:47 Jan 24, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: Giemen
In a list of asthma symptoms: "Ein ziehendes Geraeusch beim Ausatmen (Giemen)"
Dawn Montague
Local time: 00:27
sibilant rhonchi
Explanation:
per Reuter, Med. WB

Bunjes also lists rhonchi, as well as "wheezing", espec. in the context of asthma

Giemen: trockenes - vorwiegend exspiratorisches - Atemgeräusch von fast pfeifendem Charakter. Kommt zusammen mit Pfeifen, Schnurren u. Brummen vor als »Rhonchi sonori et sibilantes« bei krampfhaft verengten Bronchiolen mit zähem Sekret (bei Asthma bronchiale, spastischer Bronchitis).
E: rhonchus.
[Roche, Lexikon Medizin, 4. Aufl.]
Selected response from:

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 21:27
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
nasibilant rhonchiUlrike Lieder
nawheezingxxxandreaIS
narhonchi
Brigitte Gendebien


  

Answers


8 mins
rhonchi


Explanation:
Giemen : Rasselgeräuche

Rasselgeräuche : (engl.) rhonchi; Abk. RG; syn. Rhonchi; bei Auskultation fakultativ feststellbare Atmungsgeräusche, die im Bereich der Bronchien entstehen ...

Pschyrembel Klinisches Wörterbuch, 257. Auflage, de Gruyter, 1894-1994

Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 06:27
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 139
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

17 mins
wheezing


Explanation:
Comment from the PONS Fachwörterbuch Medizin (Klett Verlag): wheezing is often found in asthmatic patients or associated with bronchitis.

wheezing = Keuchen, Giemen, pfeifendes Atmen

xxxandreaIS
Local time: 23:27
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in pair: 18
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

27 mins
sibilant rhonchi


Explanation:
per Reuter, Med. WB

Bunjes also lists rhonchi, as well as "wheezing", espec. in the context of asthma

Giemen: trockenes - vorwiegend exspiratorisches - Atemgeräusch von fast pfeifendem Charakter. Kommt zusammen mit Pfeifen, Schnurren u. Brummen vor als »Rhonchi sonori et sibilantes« bei krampfhaft verengten Bronchiolen mit zähem Sekret (bei Asthma bronchiale, spastischer Bronchitis).
E: rhonchus.
[Roche, Lexikon Medizin, 4. Aufl.]

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 21:27
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search