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22:06 Apr 9, 2005
German to English translations [PRO] Medical - Medical (general) / radiology diagnostics
German term or phrase:Bruchsackinhalt
This term is used in the discussion of various imaging techniques for detecting internal deformities such as hernias in the diaphragm and thoracic region:
Von besonderem Vorteil ist die aufschlussreiche räumliche Darstellung der Hernie, des Bruchsackinhalt und dessen Beziehung zur Umgebung, was mit der CT längst nicht so gut gelingt, weswegen diese Methode heute kaum noch Bedeutung hat
Explanation: ... maintains the inversion of the hernial content, occludes the hernial defect and confers a mechanical. advantage. ... www.ingentaconnect.com/content/ bsc/ash/2002/00000006/00000001/art00123
... Inversion of the hernial content, which can be easily achieved by the placement of a mesh plug, is thus recommended. The base of the cone-shaped plug, ... www.blackwell-synergy.com/links/ doi/10.1046/j.1442-2034.2002.00123.x/abs
... Hernial content are usually reduced via and abdominal approach; Hernial sac is excised and diaphragm repaired with nonabsorbable suture or a Gortex ... www.surgical-tutor.org.uk/ system/hnep/diaphragmatic_hernia.htm - 12k
... The hernial content was retroperitoneal fat from around left kidney, which had prolapsed through the transversalis aponeurosis. The external oblique (1) ...
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