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Mittelechospreizung

English translation: dispersion of the central echo complex

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German term or phrase:Mittelechospreizung
English translation:dispersion of the central echo complex
Entered by: Bettina GJ
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12:04 Sep 30, 2011
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Internal Medicine
German term or phrase: Mittelechospreizung
Teil eines Arztberichts über einen Patienten, der zur Notaufnahme kommt und mit dem eine Abdomensonographie gemacht wird. Die ganze Zeile lautet:

"Nephrolithiasis links, Mittelechospreizung Nierenbecken links, sonst unauffällig."

Finde den Begriff zwar im Internet, aber nicht, was es bedeutet, und keine Übersetzung. Wie immer vielen Dank für Eure Hilfe!
Bettina GJ
Seychelles
Local time: 22:05
dispersion of the central echo complex
Explanation:
"...present in hydronephrosis is dispersion of the central echo complex by appropriately shaped echolucencies representing the dilated pelvis and calyces..."
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jcu.1870130608/ab...


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Note added at 20 mins (2011-09-30 12:25:20 GMT)
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"When renal echograms are made, the central renal pyeloealyceal complex (CRPC) is seen as a strongly echogenic oval confluence surrounded by echo-poor renal parenchyma... But, there are a variety of nonobstructive causes for dispersion of the CRPC:...
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/00904295799...
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David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 19:05
Grading comment
Thanks, David, very useful links and solution! Very much appreciated!
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dispersion of the central echo complex


Explanation:
"...present in hydronephrosis is dispersion of the central echo complex by appropriately shaped echolucencies representing the dilated pelvis and calyces..."
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jcu.1870130608/ab...


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Note added at 20 mins (2011-09-30 12:25:20 GMT)
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"When renal echograms are made, the central renal pyeloealyceal complex (CRPC) is seen as a strongly echogenic oval confluence surrounded by echo-poor renal parenchyma... But, there are a variety of nonobstructive causes for dispersion of the CRPC:...
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/00904295799...

David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 19:05
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1031
Grading comment
Thanks, David, very useful links and solution! Very much appreciated!

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agree  Ioana Popa: I think you're right! :-)
38 mins
  -> Many thanks, Ioana.

agree  Anne Schulz
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