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13:49 Sep 17, 2011
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Italian to English translations [PRO] Medical (general)
Italian term or phrase:drenaggio toracico a caduta
How woul you translate "drenaggio toracico a caduta " in English?
Explanation: ... as opposed to systems which use suction to aspirate the fluids, etc.
I liquidi drenati possono essere lasciati defluire liberamente dalla cavità ad impregnare le garze della medicazione, o raccolti per gravità (a caduta) in appositi recipienti o sacchetti sterili, oppure aspirati da adatti apparecchi ad aspirazione meccanica o da particolari sistemi a depressione ... http://www.corriere.it/salute/dizionario/drenaggio/index.sht...