14:19 Jan 27, 2014
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Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Medical certificate
Italian term or phrase: rinofresia
Description of surgical procedure on the nasal sub-septum: "Apertura della bulla etmoidale con rinofresia sx".

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Cinzia Michelis
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Summary of answers provided
3drill/nasal drill
liz askew

Discussion entries: 5



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drill/nasal drill


Note added at 3 hrs (2014-01-27 17:59:08 GMT)

Minimally Invasive Endonasal Sinus Surgery: Principles, ...
Werner Hosemann, ‎R. Weber - 2000 - ‎Medical
Endonasal ... though other authors have recommended preservation of the ethmoidal bulla ... [953] created openings measuring 5-7 mm using drills or rasps.

Note added at 3 hrs (2014-01-27 18:00:05 GMT)

Sinus Surgery: Endoscopic and Microscopic Approaches
Howard Levine, ‎M. Pais Clemente - 2005 - ‎Medical
Frontal sinus , Anterior ethmoid artery , Ethmoid bulla (open) . ... instruments are available for removal of the bone in this area, including curettes, rasps, and drills. ... The most reliable landmark in the posterior section of the nasal cavity is the ...

liz askew
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Asker: The term should be a procedure, not a tool

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