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laparoskopischer PE

English translation: laparoscopic excisional biopsy

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02:49 Jun 20, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: laparoskopischer PE
Can anyone tell me what "PE" stands for, and suggest a translation? "Die Diagnose wirde gestellt im Laufe eines laparoskopischen PE."
Heather
English translation:laparoscopic excisional biopsy
Explanation:
Reuter and Reuter - Medizinisches Wörterbuch - PE = Probeexzision
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Dan McCrosky
Local time: 01:32
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Thanks muchly! :-))
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Summary of answers provided
naPercutaneous endoscopyRowan Morrell
naCorrection to above
Anthony Frey
nalaparoscopic excisional biopsyDan McCrosky
naSee below
Anthony Frey
naLaparoscopyAgius Language & Translation


  

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16 mins
Laparoscopy


Explanation:
Would 'laparocscopy' on its own not do?? Couldn't find anything specific for PE.

Agius Language & Translation
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2 hrs
See below


Explanation:
I cannot be one hundred percent certain, but Pschyrembel offers PE:Abk. fuer Probeexzision:(engl) excision, biopsy: op. Gewebeentnahme fuer diagn. Zwecke als Form der Biopsie. Laroskopisch would be laroscopic, again as per Pschyrembel Klinisches Woerterbuch, 1994
Hope this helps

Anthony Frey
United States
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2 hrs
laparoscopic excisional biopsy


Explanation:
Reuter and Reuter - Medizinisches Wörterbuch - PE = Probeexzision

Dan McCrosky
Local time: 01:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1541
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Thanks muchly! :-))
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3 hrs
Correction to above


Explanation:
laroscopic was a typing mistake on my part, it should be laparoscopic! Sorry!

Anthony Frey
United States
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1 day 14 hrs
Percutaneous endoscopy


Explanation:
I think this may be an English abbreviation, for a percutaneous endoscopy performed with a laparoscope.

Rowan Morrell
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