TT

English translation: Tubular tract

14:35 Aug 11, 2018
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Italian term or phrase: TT
In a medical report - from a follow-up report after implantation of an aortic stent
Aorta ascendente ectasica (SV 39 mm, TT 39 mm)
(ascending aorta dilated (LV [left ventricle] 39mm......?)
I'm not sure what this stands for. Can anyone enlighten me?
Thanks
pennylyd
United Kingdom
Local time: 00:21
English translation:Tubular tract
Explanation:
"Recentemente eseguiva accertamenti cardiologici con riscontro di aneurisma dell’aorta ascendente: tratto tubulare (TT) 54 mm e giunzione sino-tubulare (GS) 45mm."
http://www.cardiolink.it/abstract/index.php?id=7775&Itemid=

"MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Vena contracta (VC) of aortic regurgitant jet, diastolic tented area and coaptation height (CH) of aortic valve leaflets, aortic dimension indexes-Valsalva sinus, sinotubular junction (STJ), tubular tract, annulus (A), STJ/A ratio."
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/18308867/
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Fiona Grace Peterson
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Local time: 01:21
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Tubular tract


Explanation:
"Recentemente eseguiva accertamenti cardiologici con riscontro di aneurisma dell’aorta ascendente: tratto tubulare (TT) 54 mm e giunzione sino-tubulare (GS) 45mm."
http://www.cardiolink.it/abstract/index.php?id=7775&Itemid=

"MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Vena contracta (VC) of aortic regurgitant jet, diastolic tented area and coaptation height (CH) of aortic valve leaflets, aortic dimension indexes-Valsalva sinus, sinotubular junction (STJ), tubular tract, annulus (A), STJ/A ratio."
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/18308867/

Fiona Grace Peterson
Italy
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Asker: thanks for putting me on the right track!


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agree  liz askew: Managing Patients Presenting With Atrial Fibrillation of Recent Onset ... www.academia.edu/.../Managing_Patients_Presenting_With_Atri... Echo-TDI, longitudinal and radial strain, 2D and Doppler analysis were ...... e dell'arteria co
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neutral  Joseph Tein: I agree with TT = tratto tubulare but would not translate tratto as "tract." Online you'll find "tubular portion" or "tubular segment." I always translate tratto = segment when writing about portions of arteries.
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Reference: see

Reference information:
Managing Patients Presenting With Atrial Fibrillation of Recent Onset ...
www.academia.edu/.../Managing_Patients_Presenting_With_Atri...
Echo-TDI, longitudinal and radial strain, 2D and Doppler analysis were ...... e dell'arteria coronarica circonflessa (15 mm), nonché un'ectasia a carico del seno ..... dell'aorta ascendente che addirittura disponibilità di farmaci ipolipemizzanti ...... di Valsalva (SV), della giunzione seno-tubulare (GST), del tratto tubulare (TT) e ...

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