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English translation: breakage

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00:17 Aug 1, 2010
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Cardiology
German term or phrase: Bruch
Medical report.

Chest X-ray.

"Bruch der kranialen Sternalcerclagen."

Breakage or crack or...what's the usual term in this connection?
lirka
Austria
Local time: 22:51
English translation:breakage
Explanation:
Agree with Gisela:

"One wire is not sufficient and is biomechanically unsound as it concentrates bending and rotational forces on the one wire and leads to early breakage..

From "Principles and Application of Cerclage Wire Full and Hemicerclage Wiring"
http://www.vin.com/proceedings/Proceedings.plx?CID=WSAVA2003...
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David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 22:51
Grading comment
Thank you, David.
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +4breakage
David Tracey, PhD


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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
breakage


Explanation:
Agree with Gisela:

"One wire is not sufficient and is biomechanically unsound as it concentrates bending and rotational forces on the one wire and leads to early breakage..

From "Principles and Application of Cerclage Wire Full and Hemicerclage Wiring"
http://www.vin.com/proceedings/Proceedings.plx?CID=WSAVA2003...

David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 22:51
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 7
Grading comment
Thank you, David.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  casper: "breakage of (the) cerclage" gets its share of googles, FWIW
1 hr
  -> Thank you, Jennifer.

agree  SJLD: or broken cerclage wire
3 hrs
  -> Thank you, SJLD.

agree  Goldcoaster
5 hrs
  -> Thanks, Goldcoaster.

agree  Steffen Walter
7 hrs
  -> Thanks, Steffen.
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Aug 1, 2010 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Field (specific)Medical (general) » Medical: Cardiology


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