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RM (as in RM Defekt and RM Rekonstruktion)

English translation: rotator cuff

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German term or phrase:RM (as in RM Defekt and RM Rekonstruktion)
English translation:rotator cuff
Entered by: Barbara Greenwood
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23:37 Dec 22, 2010
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: RM (as in RM Defekt and RM Rekonstruktion)
From an orthopedics report
Diagnosen: RM Defekt, AC Arthrose
Therapie: ASK Schulter rechts mit RM Rekonstruktion

There is no further context unfortunately. Thank you!!
Barbara Greenwood
United States
Local time: 13:48
rotator cuff
Explanation:
RM = Rotatorenmanschette

die Muskelmanschette des Schultergelenkes; besteht aus den Oberarmdrehmuskeln (Musculi subscapularis, supra- u. infraspinatus, teres major et teres minor).
http://www.tk.de/rochelexikon/

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Note added at 1 hr (2010-12-23 01:17:27 GMT)
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1. Definition [bearbeiten]
Unter der Rotatorenmanschette versteht man eine Gruppe von 4 Muskeln und ihren Sehnen, die das Dach des Schultergelenks bilden und vom Schulterblatt zum Tuberculum majus bzw. minus des Oberarmknochens (Humerus) ziehen.
2. Aufbau [bearbeiten]
Zur Rotatorenmanschette der Schulter gehören:
Musculus infraspinatus
Musculus supraspinatus
Musculus subscapularis
Musculus teres minor
http://flexikon.doccheck.com/Rotatorenmanschette
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Patricia Daehler
United States
Local time: 15:48
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4 +5rotator cuff
Patricia Daehler


  

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rotator cuff


Explanation:
RM = Rotatorenmanschette

die Muskelmanschette des Schultergelenkes; besteht aus den Oberarmdrehmuskeln (Musculi subscapularis, supra- u. infraspinatus, teres major et teres minor).
http://www.tk.de/rochelexikon/

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Note added at 1 hr (2010-12-23 01:17:27 GMT)
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1. Definition [bearbeiten]
Unter der Rotatorenmanschette versteht man eine Gruppe von 4 Muskeln und ihren Sehnen, die das Dach des Schultergelenks bilden und vom Schulterblatt zum Tuberculum majus bzw. minus des Oberarmknochens (Humerus) ziehen.
2. Aufbau [bearbeiten]
Zur Rotatorenmanschette der Schulter gehören:
Musculus infraspinatus
Musculus supraspinatus
Musculus subscapularis
Musculus teres minor
http://flexikon.doccheck.com/Rotatorenmanschette

Patricia Daehler
United States
Local time: 15:48
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 483
Grading comment
Thank you!
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you! That fits perfectly!


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  David Tracey, PhD: Not directly relevant, but teres major in your cited ref. is not normally regarded as part of the rotator cuff...
1 hr
  -> You are right. Thank you, David!

agree  Sonja Poeltl: Yes, Patricia!
1 hr
  -> Thank you, Sonja!

agree  Gisela Greenlee
4 hrs
  -> Thank you, Gisela. Merry Christmas!

agree  Anne Schulz
9 hrs
  -> Thank you, Anne. Merry Christmas!

agree  Harald Moelzer (medical-translator)
17 hrs
  -> Thank you, Harald. Merry Christmas!
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