affastellamento strutturale

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11:15 Jul 8, 2018
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / chest x-ray
Italian term or phrase: affastellamento strutturale
From a chest x-ray
buona detersione della regione basale, ove resiuda discreto **affastellamento strutturale **, e del versamento pleurico omolaterale. Ridotta la velatura pleurica segnalata a sinistra.
I just can't come up with an appropriate, corresponding term in English - it would seem to be saying that the 'right basal region of the lung is largely clear but moderate *** remains, and some ipsilateral pleural effusion.'
Any suggestions would be appreciated. I think I understand the general meaning but just can't hit on the form of words!
Thanks
pennylyd
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:35


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3increased markings
Anne Schulz
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structural accumulation
spielenschach1

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increased markings


Explanation:
"Increased markings" should work o.k. here. It usually comes with a qualifier in English reports ("bronchvascular markings", "interstitial markings"), but can be used without. I am not sure if the meaning of "affastellamento strutturale" includes such qualifier (and if so, which one), but I don't think so.

NB: "discreto" is less than moderate, it is more like very mild, or marginal.



Anne Schulz
Germany
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Reference: structural accumulation

Reference information:
affastellamento
Italian
• accumulazione
• accumulo
• ammassamento
• ammucchiamento - https://it.bab.la/dizionario/italiano-inglese/affastellament...

Affastellamento alla base polmonare destra -
- https://www.paginemediche.it/esperto-risponde/affastellament...
No. La presenza di affastellamenti non sono espressione di malattie tumorali. – stesso link
Three pulmonary disease conditions result from the accumulation of phospholipids in the lung. - https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1667556

spielenschach1
Portugal
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