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Italian term or phrase:riscontro
English translation:finding
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06:38 Apr 15, 2001
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
Italian term or phrase: riscontro
Can someone please tell me the meaning of the word riscontro when used as follows:

Riscontro di valori alti della glicemia, da circa due anni riscontro di ipertensione arteriosa.
Maria Paz
finding
Explanation:
"finding hypertension..."

for example, in the lab, the finding of high blood sugar ... changed our diagnosis,

In the past, little attention was paid to this finding of isolated systolic hypertension in elderly patients. It is now ...
http://www.cardiologychannel.com/hypertension/
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mangordi
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Summary of answers provided
nato observe
Angela Arnone
nafinding
mangordi
narecorded, noticed, acknowledged,reportedAlbert Golub


  

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36 mins
recorded, noticed, acknowledged,reported


Explanation:
these facts have been reported several times by a doctor for this patient
hope it helps

Albert Golub
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1 hr
finding


Explanation:
"finding hypertension..."

for example, in the lab, the finding of high blood sugar ... changed our diagnosis,

In the past, little attention was paid to this finding of isolated systolic hypertension in elderly patients. It is now ...
http://www.cardiologychannel.com/hypertension/



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mangordi
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4 hrs
to observe


Explanation:
"Riscontrare" has many many meanings including compare, tally, discover, find, notice, be aware of, etc.
In the medical case I think you need to use the variation "observe".
The patient's condition is being observed here:
"High glycaemia values were observed."
Angela



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Angela Arnone
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