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eingebrannter Hornhautfremdkörper

English translation: foreign body embedded in the cornea

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13:15 Feb 24, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / eye
German term or phrase: eingebrannter Hornhautfremdkörper
medical report for someone who has been involved in an accident at work. they have injured their right eye
sftyler
Local time: 12:38
English translation:foreign body embedded in the cornea
Explanation:
Hornhaut and Kornea are the same word
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Dr Janine Manuel BSc BHB MBChB
New Zealand
Local time: 00:38
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5foreign body embedded in the cornea
Dr Janine Manuel BSc BHB MBChB


  

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foreign body embedded in the cornea


Explanation:
Hornhaut and Kornea are the same word

Dr Janine Manuel BSc BHB MBChB
New Zealand
Local time: 00:38
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 106

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  GreenTara: Susanne Garmsen: does "embedded" include the meaning of "eingebrannt"? So how about something like "foreign body seared into the cornea"?
5 hrs

neutral  Kathleen: I agree with Tara. "eingebrannt" should be translated as "seared"--foreign body seared into the cornea.
19 hrs
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