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English translation: palpable fecal mass

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German term or phrase:Stuhlwalze
English translation:palpable fecal mass
Entered by: xxx@caduceus
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00:03 Feb 19, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / obstipation
German term or phrase: Stuhlwalze
Pädiatrischer Befund:
Der Abdomen ist weich, die Darmgeräusche sind regelrecht. Es findet sich eine kleine Stuhlwalze im re. Unterbauch, links ist der Unterbauch fast bis zur Wirbelsäule durchtastbar.

Nun ist mir schon klar was das ist, aber weiss jemand den englischen Begriff hierfür? Oder besser umschreiben? Vielen Dank!
xxx@caduceus
United States
Local time: 07:22
palpable fecal mass
Explanation:
The physical examination should include a careful examination of the thyroid gland, palpitation of the abdomen (a fecal mass is frequently palpable), and general neurologic exam.
http://www.rubinstein-taybi.org/bluebook/constipation.html

Patients typically present with recurrent bouts of colicky abdominal pain associated with a palpable fecal mass (45). Abdominal distention and flatulence ...
www.rsna.org/REG/publications/ rg/afip/privateM/1996/0016/0004/0871/3.htm

Tachypnea and delirium often occur.8,14 When obstruction is present, fever, abdominal tenderness, distention, and a palpable fecal mass are usual signs.8,14 ...
www.mmhc.com/cg/displayArticle.cfm?articleID=cgac1188
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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 06:22
Grading comment
Vielen Dank!
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palpable fecal mass


Explanation:
The physical examination should include a careful examination of the thyroid gland, palpitation of the abdomen (a fecal mass is frequently palpable), and general neurologic exam.
http://www.rubinstein-taybi.org/bluebook/constipation.html

Patients typically present with recurrent bouts of colicky abdominal pain associated with a palpable fecal mass (45). Abdominal distention and flatulence ...
www.rsna.org/REG/publications/ rg/afip/privateM/1996/0016/0004/0871/3.htm

Tachypnea and delirium often occur.8,14 When obstruction is present, fever, abdominal tenderness, distention, and a palpable fecal mass are usual signs.8,14 ...
www.mmhc.com/cg/displayArticle.cfm?articleID=cgac1188

Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 06:22
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 538
Grading comment
Vielen Dank!

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