IO

18:25 Aug 7, 2019
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Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / medical report
Italian term or phrase: IO
I can't seem to find any reference to this. I hope someone can help here is the example from my text.

** ricanalizzazione AFS destra e tentativo di ricanalizzazione IO destra per ischemia critica **

Here AFS is Superior Femoral rtery but what is IO? I cannot find a reference anywhere.
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Cedric Randolph
Italy
Local time: 09:51


Summary of answers provided
3 -1ileostomia
Claudia Letizia


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ileostomia


Explanation:
This is a bit of a guess.
It seems to me the most likely option, even though I couldn't find any evidence that ileostomia is commonly abbreviated as IO. But it does fit the context.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ileostomy

Claudia Letizia
Germany
Local time: 09:51
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ItalianItalian
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Joseph Tein: This is just a wild guess, and it does not fit the context when the other acronym is the Superficial Femoral Artery. What does that have to do with ileostomy?
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