sepimenti

English translation: septa

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Italian term or phrase:sepimenti
English translation:septa
Entered by: Amy Christie

12:38 Apr 28, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / cosmetic breast surgery
Italian term or phrase: sepimenti
Cosmetic breast surgery text.

I legamenti di Cooper sono sepimenti fibrosi.

I am not sure of the correct medical term, though what it means, I believe, connective tissue/strands.

Thanks!
Amy Christie
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:28
septa
Explanation:
... These septa, known as Cooper's ligaments, go from the ... A breast with a predominant fibrous structure is echogenic
http://www.liveto.com/semi/sonic/pdf/se01.pdf

... Fibrous tissue ligaments, called Cooper's ligaments, extend from the outer
... These ligaments further support the breast and form septa that divide the ...
http://www.zgxl.net/eng/health/humanbody/breast.htm

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Gilberto Lacchia
Italy
Local time: 15:28
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septa


Explanation:
... These septa, known as Cooper's ligaments, go from the ... A breast with a predominant fibrous structure is echogenic
http://www.liveto.com/semi/sonic/pdf/se01.pdf

... Fibrous tissue ligaments, called Cooper's ligaments, extend from the outer
... These ligaments further support the breast and form septa that divide the ...
http://www.zgxl.net/eng/health/humanbody/breast.htm



Gilberto Lacchia
Italy
Local time: 15:28
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Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in category: 1120
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Thank you Gilberto!

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