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zur Tiefe

English translation: Deeper down

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11:50 Dec 10, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Intestinal surgery
German term or phrase: zur Tiefe
This normally simple phrase is pzzling in the context of the following two sentences: "Das Schleimhautstro9ma locker durchsetzt von Lymphozyten und Plasmazellen. Zur Tiefe zu miterfasst Anteile der Muscularis mucosae.
Sidney Lightman
Local time: 00:58
English translation:Deeper down
Deeper down, the muscularis mucosae is also affected
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Gisela Greenlee
Local time: 18:58
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4 +1Deeper down
Gisela Greenlee



3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Deeper down

Deeper down, the muscularis mucosae is also affected

Gisela Greenlee
Local time: 18:58
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Native speaker of: German
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neutral  MMUlr: I am not so sure about my prevoius comment anymore ... perhaps your suggestoin is right!
30 mins
  -> When you check German reports, zurTiefe hin, zur Tiefe zu, is often used, meaning deeper layers.

agree  Anne Schulz: Is this a biopsy report? "deeper layers include parts of the muscularis mucosae" might be a possible free translation.
1 hr
  -> Thank you, I do believe they mean the deeper layers.
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