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Keimverschleppung

English translation: bacterial spread

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05:08 Jun 11, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: Keimverschleppung
Text about wound treatment following a gastrostomy. Sentence is "nach der PEG-Anlage findet keine signifikante lokale Keimverschleppung statt" and appears in the initial stages of wound healing. Thanks. Nick
Nick Smith, BA (Hons.), Dipl. Uebers. (FH Koeln)
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:27
English translation:bacterial spread
Explanation:
In the situation described there is no infection. The sentence indicates that once the instrument is in place there is little risk of bacterial contamination (not infection)
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Oliver French
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Thanks v. much!
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Summary of answers provided
nabacterial spread
Brigitte Gendebien
nabacterial spreadOliver French
naextension of the infectionKen Cox
naTransmission of germswolfgang


  

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30 mins
Transmission of germs


Explanation:
as per Bunjes WB der Medizin und Pharmazeutik. HTH Wolfgang

wolfgang
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31 mins
extension of the infection


Explanation:
'Keim' can mean bactirum or germ (in the medical sense), as well as germ in the biological sense

Ken Cox
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1 hr
bacterial spread


Explanation:
In the situation described there is no infection. The sentence indicates that once the instrument is in place there is little risk of bacterial contamination (not infection)

Oliver French
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2 hrs
bacterial spread


Explanation:
I agree with Olivier.

Brigitte Gendebien
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