morsnotat

18:05 Mar 27, 2012
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Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Norwegian term or phrase: morsnotat
Morsnotat, medisinsk klinikk.

The patient has died and a nurse has attended to the body (the cause of death is also included).

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Dawn Nixon
Norway
Local time: 23:27


Summary of answers provided
3Death note
Zofia Wyszynski
3note of death
Leif Henriksen


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note of death


Explanation:
Mors is Latin for death. From the context, it seems to be a journal entry describing the occurance/circumstance/cause of death?

Mind you that the word mors as a noun can also used among medical personnel to refer to a corpse. Based on this, it could also be a note affixed to the corpse, but it does not sound probable here.

Leif Henriksen
Norway
Local time: 23:27
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Death note


Explanation:
"medical certificate of cause of death" might be a more formal way to express it

If you are a registered medical practitioner and were in attendance during the deceased's last illness, you are required to certify the cause of death. You must state the cause or causes of death to the best of your knowledge and belief.


    Reference: http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Doctor-signs-death-no...
    Reference: http://forums.studentdoctor.net/showthread.php?t=486549
Zofia Wyszynski
United States
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