KudoZ home » German to English » Medical

kaliberreduziert

English translation: reduction/decrease in thickness (of)

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:kaliberreduziert
English translation:reduction/decrease in thickness (of)
Entered by: Poornima Iyengar
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

03:46 Sep 4, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: kaliberreduziert
Befund eines Kernspin vom Knie:
Deutlich kaliberreduziertes vorderes Kreuzband.

Sagt man im Englischen auch "caliber" oder nimmt man fürs Kreuzband eher "diameter" oder was ganz anderes?
Birgit Wahl
Germany
Local time: 21:45
reduction/decrease in thickness (of)
Explanation:

>>Substantial reduction in thickness of the cruxiate ligament.<<

_caliber_ is properly used only for the inner diameter of hollow structures, such as arteries


Google:
Searched English pages for ligament MRI caliber OR thickness OR diameter. Results 1 - 10 of about 1,600. Search took 0.39 second

Searched English pages for ligament MRI "thickness of the ". Results 1 - 10 of about 876. Search took 0.27 seconds; e.g.:

MRI of the Shoulder (Helms)
... MRI of the Shoulder ... supraspinatus tendon. This is a full thickness tear. ... from the coracoid
is the coracohumeral ligament. It's stretched and thinned. It looks ...
www.radinfonet.com/cme/helms2/helms2_02.htm - 17k - Cached - Similar pages

MRI of the Shoulder (Helms)
... MRI of the Shoulder ... can tell normal from full thickness, but that still leaves everything ... labrum.
The superior glenohumeral ligament, which runs horizontal or ...
www.radinfonet.com/cme/helms2/helms2_03.htm - 28k - Cached - Similar pages
[ More results from www.radinfonet.com ]

Physician's Guide
... tears, less sensitive for partial thickness tears. ... dessicans, avascular necrosis,
collateral ligament tear, neoplasm, infection. MRI: most comprehensive and most ...
www.parkplacemri.com/physician's_guide4.htm - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

protocols.html
... MR Wrist for TFC Tear or Ligament Tear General Indications: To evaluate the ... evaluate
for articular sided and full thickness tears and with T2 weighting to ...
radiology.unm.edu/Protocols/skeletal-mri.htm - 32k - Cached - Similar pages

All the best Tom





Selected response from:

Tom Funke
Local time: 15:45
Grading comment
thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
na +1decreased caliber
Poornima Iyengar
nareduction/decrease in thickness (of)
Tom Funke


  

Answers


47 mins peer agreement (net): +1
decreased caliber


Explanation:
.. of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)

kaliberreduziert = reduced or decreased caliber

vorderes Kreuzband (VKB) = anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)

HTH
Poornima


    Google search
Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 02:15
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 162

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxHenri
1 hr
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

3 hrs
reduction/decrease in thickness (of)


Explanation:

>>Substantial reduction in thickness of the cruxiate ligament.<<

_caliber_ is properly used only for the inner diameter of hollow structures, such as arteries


Google:
Searched English pages for ligament MRI caliber OR thickness OR diameter. Results 1 - 10 of about 1,600. Search took 0.39 second

Searched English pages for ligament MRI "thickness of the ". Results 1 - 10 of about 876. Search took 0.27 seconds; e.g.:

MRI of the Shoulder (Helms)
... MRI of the Shoulder ... supraspinatus tendon. This is a full thickness tear. ... from the coracoid
is the coracohumeral ligament. It's stretched and thinned. It looks ...
www.radinfonet.com/cme/helms2/helms2_02.htm - 17k - Cached - Similar pages

MRI of the Shoulder (Helms)
... MRI of the Shoulder ... can tell normal from full thickness, but that still leaves everything ... labrum.
The superior glenohumeral ligament, which runs horizontal or ...
www.radinfonet.com/cme/helms2/helms2_03.htm - 28k - Cached - Similar pages
[ More results from www.radinfonet.com ]

Physician's Guide
... tears, less sensitive for partial thickness tears. ... dessicans, avascular necrosis,
collateral ligament tear, neoplasm, infection. MRI: most comprehensive and most ...
www.parkplacemri.com/physician's_guide4.htm - 13k - Cached - Similar pages

protocols.html
... MR Wrist for TFC Tear or Ligament Tear General Indications: To evaluate the ... evaluate
for articular sided and full thickness tears and with T2 weighting to ...
radiology.unm.edu/Protocols/skeletal-mri.htm - 32k - Cached - Similar pages

All the best Tom








    see above; 30 years in medical radiology
Tom Funke
Local time: 15:45
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 2419
Grading comment
thanks
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