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subpectoral liegen

English translation: placed in a partially subpectoral position

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German term or phrase:subpectoral liegen
English translation:placed in a partially subpectoral position
Entered by: Christine Lam
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17:13 Oct 6, 2004
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Medical - Medical: Health Care
German term or phrase: subpectoral liegen
Ich habe Mühe mit folgendem Satzverständnis: Herauslösen der Prothese aus dem Bett, *** wobei sie im cranialen Anteil partiell subpectoral liegt ***. Auch verstehe ich nicht, weshalb "wobei" hier beigefügt ist
Christine Lam
Local time: 19:42
placed in a partially subpectoral position
Explanation:
...in the cranial area, the implant(?) is placed in a partially subpectoral position
(breast implants?)
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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 16:42
Grading comment
thanks, Johanna
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3 +2placed in a partially subpectoral position
Johanna Timm, PhD


  

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placed in a partially subpectoral position


Explanation:
...in the cranial area, the implant(?) is placed in a partially subpectoral position
(breast implants?)

Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 16:42
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 160
Grading comment
thanks, Johanna

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Inna
44 mins

agree  Gisela Greenlee: or just "the cranial aspect of the implant.....", since they are just talking about the portion that is pointed towards the head.
3 hrs
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